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MLVM (Masina de Lupta a Vanatorilor de Munte)

Romania (1987)
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Year: 1987
Type: Armored Personnel Carrier (APC)
Manufacturer(s): Uzina Mecanica Mizil / Uzina Tractorul Brasov - Romania
Production: 75

In a departure from its Soviet military roots, the MLVM was a wholly-Romanian armored personnel carried design.

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Supported Mission Types
Troop Transport
Infantry Support
High Mobility
Tank Destroyer
Special Forces
Towed Artillery
Self-Propelled Artillery
Rocket Artillery
Airspace Denial
Special Purpose
Crew, Dimensions and Operating Weight
Operating Crew: 2
Length: 19.19 ft (5.85 m)
Width: 8.89 ft (2.71 m)
Height: 6.40 ft (1.95 m)
Operating Weight: 10 ft (9,000 kg; 19,842 lb)

Installed Power
1 x Saviem 798-05M2 supercharged diesel-fueled engine developing 154 horsepower.

Base Performance
Maximum Road Speed: 30 mph (48 km/h)
Maximum Road Range: 435 miles (700 km)

Armament and Ammunition
1 x 14.5mm KPVT heavy machine gun
1 x 7.62mm PKT machine gun

600 x 14.5mm ammunition
2,500 x 7.62mm ammunition

Optional Systems
Nuclear-Biological-Chemical (NBC) Protection: Yes
Nightvision (NV) Equipment: Yes

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Biological hazard symbol
Chemical danger symbol
Nightvision green screen symbol

Operators List

Model Variants
• MLVM (Masina de Lupta a Vanatorilor de Munte) - Base Series Name.