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Active Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (Army) Vehicles and Artillery (2018)

While relying on foreign suppliers for some of its battlefield needs, the JGSDF has also used local industry to fulfill many roles.

Active Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (Army) Vehicles and Artillery (2018)

While relying on foreign suppliers for some of its battlefield needs, the JGSDF has also used local industry to fulfill many roles.

OVERVIEW



There are a total of 16 Active Japan Ground Self-Defense Force (Army) Vehicles and Artillery (2018) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily primary operator. Return to the Modern Armor Index.





#1
1972
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Picture of the AAV-7 (LVTP-7)
AAV-7 (LVTP-7)
Advanced Amphibious Assault Vehicle
#2
1978
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Picture of the FH70 (Field Howitzer 1970)
FH70 (Field Howitzer 1970)
155mm Towed Howitzer
#3
2002
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Picture of the Komatsu LAV
Komatsu LAV
Light Armored Vehicle / Armored Scout Car
#4
1982
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Picture of the Komatsu Type 82
Komatsu Type 82
6x6 Wheeled Command and Control Vehicle (C2V)
#5
1962
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Picture of the M110 SPA
M110 SPA
203mm Self-Propelled Artillery
ADVERTISEMENTS
#6
1983
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Picture of the M270 MLRS
M270 MLRS
Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS)
#7
2004
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Picture of the Thales Bushmaster
Thales Bushmaster
Mine-Resistant, Ambush-Protected (MRAP) Wheeled Armored Vehicle
#8
2012
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Picture of the Type 10 MBT
Type 10 MBT
Main Battle Tank / Tracked Combat Vehicle
#9
2016
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Picture of the Type 16 MCV (Maneuver Combat Vehicle)
Type 16 MCV (Maneuver Combat Vehicle)
8x8 Wheeled Tank Destroyer (TD)
#10
1973
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Picture of the Type 73 APC
Type 73 APC
Armored Personnel Carrier (APC)
#11
1975
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Picture of the Type 74 (Nana-yon)
Type 74 (Nana-yon)
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Combat Vehicle
#12
1987
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Picture of the Type 87 SPAAG
Type 87 SPAAG
Self-Propelled Anti-Aircraft Gun Platform
#13
1989
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Picture of the Type 89 IFV
Type 89 IFV
Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)
#14
1992
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Picture of the Type 90 (Kyu-maru)
Type 90 (Kyu-maru)
Main Battle Tank (MBT) Combat Vehicle
#15
1995
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Picture of the Type 96 (APC)
Type 96 (APC)
Armored Personnel Carrier
#16
1999
National Flag Graphic
Picture of the Type 99 SPH
Type 99 SPH
155mm Self-Propelled Howitzer (SPH)