Russia said that China is developing a new generation of tank turret layout used without
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LONDON July 5 news: According to the Russian “Independent Military Review” reported on July 2, Chinese media has made a new generation of tank design on message caused by heat on. It is reported that Chinese state-owned companies are jointly developing a new generation of tanks, armored Soviet Union, it had imitation equipment development program is a clear difference may be more popular with non-turret-style weapons layout program, is expected to target the most modern equipment instructions and radar systems, can be found within eight kilometers of the target.
It is speculated that China’s new generation non-turret tank crew will only be formed by two, a driver and mechanic, a car and Chairman of aimer. Expected to be equipped with automatic loading device 120 mm long tube artillery, two 12.7 mm machine guns and 40 mm double-caliber rocket launchers. Machine gun machine gun will be common, both fire air targets, but also against ground enemies. Air defense weapons, machine guns ability to hit the farthest 1,500 meters, 1,000 meters the highest aircraft. Maximum speed is expected to tank 80 km/h, regardless of how the road conditions.
Russian newspaper article highlighted, you can see, in tanks, armored equipment development, China is in fact no longer associated with Russian manufacturers, interested in developing business cooperation, which involuntarily forced the Russians to think Russian-made fighting vehicles in the world market competitiveness and development prospects. (Shu-shan)