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Main Battle Tanks

MAIN BATTLE TANKS
Despite their 1950s heritage, the MBT remains the key component to land-based victory.

Main Battle Tanks
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Listing of Modern Aircraft Carriers of the World
Military Transport Aircraft of the World
Picture of the Romanian TAB-77 Armored Personnel Carrier
The TAB-77 is the Romanian version of the Soviet Cold War-era BTR-70 APC
The TAB-77 is a licensed Romanian copy of the Soviet Cold War-era BTR-70 8-wheeled Armored Personnel Carrier... More >>>
Picture of the Northrop N-1M flying wing research aircraft
The long road to the Northrop flying wing of today was through the N-1M of yesterday
John "Jack" Northrop long held a fascination with the "flying wing" concept, an aircraft that did not rely on a... More >>>
Picture of the Leyland Armored Car
The Irish Army made use of four Leyland Armored Cars from the 1930s into the 1970s
World War 1 (1914-1918) proved the perfect showcase for the armored car and many different types emerged when... More >>>
Picture of the Soviet T-37A amphibious light tank
Part of the early fighting of World War 2 featured the Soviet T-37A Light Tank
From the period of 1931 to 1941, the Red Army utilized the Carden-Loyd-inspired "tankette" through the locally-modified... More >>>
Picture of the Westland Whirlwind fighter
Doomed by its choice of engine, the Westland Whirlwind could have been something special
The Westland Whirlwind became a capable twin-engined, heavy fighter design that might have seen even better service... More >>>
Picture of the Zastava M84 General Purpose Machine Gun
Based on the Soviet PK machine gun, Yugoslavia adopted the local Zastava M84
In 1984, there emerged a new, locally-designed and produced Yugoslavian General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG) as the... More >>>
Picture of the M247 Sergeant York Air Defense Vehicle
Trouble found the promising M247 Sergeant York, which led to its untimely cancellation
In the latter part of the 1970s, the United States Army required the services of a self-propelled, tracked, anti-aircraft... More >>>
Picture of the Short Sturgeon bomber
Born a torpedo bomber during WW2, the Short Sturgeon ended as a target tug
The Short S.38 Sturgeon was born through a World War 2 (1939-1945) British naval requirement under Specification S.6/43 for... More >>>
Picture of the Yugoslavian M-84 Main Battle Tank
A veteran of the Yugoslav Wars of the 1990s, the M-84 Main Battle Tank rolls on today
In January of 1946, Yugoslavia accepted a communistic government aligned with the Soviet Union. This allowed for political... More >>>
Picture of the Sukhoi Su-24 Fencer strike bomber
Appearing in 1974, the Sukhoi-Su-24 is still viable strike platform
The Sukhoi Su-24 "Fencer" was the Soviet answer to the American General Dynamics F-111 Aardvark. The Soviet design... More >>>
Picture of the Milkor Mk-4 UBGL single-shot grenade launcher
2009 saw the arrival of the Milkor 40mm Mk-4 Under-Barrel Grenade Launcher
With a long-running history in design, development and production of excellent grenade launchers, Milkor Pty Ltd of... More >>>