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    Modern Combat Tanks

    Despite its origins in World War 1, the tank continues to be the primary spearhead of any modern mobile land army.





    There are a total of (71) Modern Combat Tanks in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service descending. Flag images indicative of country of origin. Future systems under consideration are also included in this listing. A complete listing of solely Main Battle Tanks (MBTs) - including those no longer in service - can be found here.


    2016
    Thumbnail picture of the T-14 (Armata) (Object 148)
    T-14 (Armata) (Object 148)
    2015
    Thumbnail picture of the Altay MBT
    Altay MBT
    2014
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO MBT-3000 (VT-4)
    NORINCO MBT-3000 (VT-4)
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the T-99 Armata (Universal Combat Platform - UCP)
    T-99 Armata (Universal Combat Platform - UCP)
    2013
    Thumbnail picture of the ROTEM K2 (Black Panther)
    ROTEM K2 (Black Panther)
    2012
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 10 MBT
    Type 10 MBT
    2009
    Thumbnail picture of the T-90M Bhishma
    T-90M Bhishma
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the 2S25 (Sprut-SD)
    2S25 (Sprut-SD)
    2007
    Thumbnail picture of the Sabra (M60T)
    Sabra (M60T)
    2006
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO ZBD2000 (Z-Family)
    NORINCO ZBD2000 (Z-Family)
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the BMD-4 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    BMD-4 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    2005
    Thumbnail picture of the Ramses II (T-54E)
    Ramses II (T-54E)
    2004
    Thumbnail picture of the HIT Al-Zarrar
    HIT Al-Zarrar
    2004
    Thumbnail picture of the DRDO Arjun (Lion)
    DRDO Arjun (Lion)
    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the HIT Al Khalid (MBT 2000)
    HIT Al Khalid (MBT 2000)
    2001
    Thumbnail picture of the CV90120 (CV90120-T / CV90-120)
    CV90120 (CV90120-T / CV90-120)
    1999
    Thumbnail picture of the T-84 (Oplot)
    T-84 (Oplot)
    1999
    Thumbnail picture of the DIO Zulfiqar
    DIO Zulfiqar
    1998
    Thumbnail picture of the Challenger 2
    Challenger 2
    1998
    Thumbnail picture of the Stridsvagn 122 (Strv 122)
    Stridsvagn 122 (Strv 122)
    1998
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Type 99 (ZTZ-99 / WZ-123)
    NORINCO Type 99 (ZTZ-99 / WZ-123)
    1997
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 96 (MBT)
    Type 96 (MBT)
    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the XM8 / M8 Armored Gun System (AGS) (Close Combat Vehicle - Light)
    XM8 / M8 Armored Gun System (AGS) (Close Combat Vehicle - Light)
    1996
    Thumbnail picture of the DIO T-72Z (T-55)
    DIO T-72Z (T-55)
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the CIO Ariete
    CIO Ariete
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the Duro Dakovic M-95 Degman
    Duro Dakovic M-95 Degman
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the PT-91 Twardy
    PT-91 Twardy
    1995
    Thumbnail picture of the T-90
    T-90
    1992
    Thumbnail picture of the AMX-56 Leclerc
    AMX-56 Leclerc
    1992
    Thumbnail picture of the Pokpung-ho (Storm Tiger) (M-2002)
    Pokpung-ho (Storm Tiger) (M-2002)
    1992
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 90 (Kyu-maru)
    Type 90 (Kyu-maru)
    1990
    Thumbnail picture of the CM-11 Brave Tiger (M48H)
    CM-11 Brave Tiger (M48H)
    1990
    Thumbnail picture of the BMD-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    BMD-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    1988
    Thumbnail picture of the Cadillac Gage Stingray
    Cadillac Gage Stingray
    1987
    Thumbnail picture of the BMP-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    BMP-3 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the ROTEM K1 (Type 88)
    ROTEM K1 (Type 88)
    1986
    Thumbnail picture of the TR-85 (Tanc Romanesc Model 85)
    TR-85 (Tanc Romanesc Model 85)
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the M-84 (MBT)
    M-84 (MBT)
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the BMD-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    BMD-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 85 (YW531H)
    Type 85 (YW531H)
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Type 85-II
    NORINCO Type 85-II
    1985
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Type 80
    NORINCO Type 80
    1983
    Thumbnail picture of the TAMSE TAM (Tanque Argentino Mediano)
    TAMSE TAM (Tanque Argentino Mediano)
    1982
    Thumbnail picture of the BMP-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    BMP-2 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the OTO-Melara OF-40
    OTO-Melara OF-40
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Chonma-ho (Pegasus)
    Chonma-ho (Pegasus)
    1981
    Thumbnail picture of the Khalid (Sword) MBT
    Khalid (Sword) MBT
    1980
    Thumbnail picture of the M1 Abrams
    M1 Abrams
    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the Leopard 2
    Leopard 2
    1979
    Thumbnail picture of the Merkava (Chariot)
    Merkava (Chariot)
    1978
    Thumbnail picture of the Denel Olifant (Elephant)
    Denel Olifant (Elephant)
    1977
    Thumbnail picture of the TR-580 (Tanc Romanesc Model 580)
    TR-580 (Tanc Romanesc Model 580)
    1976
    Thumbnail picture of the T-80
    T-80
    1975
    Thumbnail picture of the Type 74 (Nana-yon)
    Type 74 (Nana-yon)
    1972
    Thumbnail picture of the T-72 (Ural)
    T-72 (Ural)
    1971
    Thumbnail picture of the Alvis FV107 Scimitar
    Alvis FV107 Scimitar
    1971
    Thumbnail picture of the Jagdpanzer SK 105 Kurassier
    Jagdpanzer SK 105 Kurassier
    1969
    Thumbnail picture of the BMD-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    BMD-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Desanta)
    1966
    Thumbnail picture of the T-64
    T-64
    1966
    Thumbnail picture of the BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Leopard 1
    Leopard 1
    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Chieftain MBT
    Chieftain MBT
    1965
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers MBT
    Vickers MBT
    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Type 62
    NORINCO Type 62
    1963
    Thumbnail picture of the NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
    NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
    1961
    Thumbnail picture of the T-62
    T-62
    1960
    Thumbnail picture of the M60 (Patton)
    M60 (Patton)
    1958
    Thumbnail picture of the T-55
    T-55
    1951
    Thumbnail picture of the M41 Walker Bulldog
    M41 Walker Bulldog
    1949
    Thumbnail picture of the T-54
    T-54
    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the T-34
    T-34