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Chinese Tanks


Armored Warfare History | Battlefield

Once largely reliant on Soviet designs, the Chinese have slowly but surely developed a viable tank industry in recent decades.

There are a total of [ 24 ] Chinese Tanks entries in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below by initial year of service descending. Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator.




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2021
Picture of the NORINCO ZTQ-15 (Type 15 / VT-5)
NORINCO ZTQ-15 (Type 15 / VT-5)
Light Tank
2/24
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2006
Picture of the NORINCO ZBD2000 (Z-Series)
NORINCO ZBD2000 (Z-Series)
Amphibious ARV / IFV / Light Tank
3/24
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2001
Picture of the NORINCO ZTZ-99 (Type 99)
NORINCO ZTZ-99 (Type 99)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
4/24
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2000
Picture of the NORINCO VT-1A (MBT2000 / Type 90-II)
NORINCO VT-1A (MBT2000 / Type 90-II)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
5/24
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1997
Picture of the NORINCO ZTZ-96 (Type 96)
NORINCO ZTZ-96 (Type 96)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
6/24
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1985
Picture of the NORINCO ZTZ-88 (Type 80/85/88)
NORINCO ZTZ-88 (Type 80/85/88)
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
7/24
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1982
Picture of the NORINCO Type 69
NORINCO Type 69
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
8/24
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1976
Picture of the T-80 (MBT)
T-80 (MBT)
Main Battle Tank
9/24
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1966
Picture of the BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
BMP-1 (Boyevaya Mashina Pekhoty)
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) / Light Tank
10/24
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1963
Picture of the NORINCO Type 62 (WZ131)
NORINCO Type 62 (WZ131)
Light Tank Combat Vehicle
11/24
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1963
Picture of the NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
NORINCO Type 63 (WZ211)
Amphibious Light Tank
12/24
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1959
Picture of the NORINCO Type 59
NORINCO Type 59
Main Battle Tank (MBT)
13/24
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1958
Picture of the T-55
T-55
Medium Tank / Main Battle Tank (MBT)
14/24
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1952
Picture of the PT-76
PT-76
Amphibious Light Tank Combat Vehicle
15/24
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1945
Picture of the IS-3 / JS-3 (Josef Stalin)
IS-3 / JS-3 (Josef Stalin)
Heavy Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
16/24
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1943
Picture of the T-34/85
T-34/85
Up-Gunned Medium Tank
17/24
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1943
Picture of the IS-2 / JS-2 (Josef Stalin)
IS-2 / JS-2 (Josef Stalin)
Heavy Tank Tracked Combat Vehicle
18/24
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1942
Picture of the M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
M4 Sherman (Medium Tank, M4)
Medium Tank
19/24
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1940
Picture of the T-34
T-34
Medium Tank
20/24
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1936
Picture of the Type 95 Ha-Go (Ke-Go / Kyu-Go)
Type 95 Ha-Go (Ke-Go / Kyu-Go)
Light Tank
21/24
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1935
Picture of the Marmon-Herrington CTLS (CTL)
Marmon-Herrington CTLS (CTL)
Light Tank / Tankette
22/24
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1935
Picture of the Carro Armato L3 (Series)
Carro Armato L3 (Series)
Tankette / Light Tank
23/24
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1933
Picture of the BT-5 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
BT-5 (Bystrochodnij Tankov)
Light Fast Tank
24/24
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1933
Picture of the Vickers Commercial Light Tank
Vickers Commercial Light Tank
Armored Fighting Vehicle (AFV) / Infantry Support Vehicle
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