Monday, March 06, 2017

Indonesia moves forward with their Medium Tank Concept

Thanks to FNU for the link!

via Defense Studies Blog
Sharing that they made significant progress with Reviews their Indonesian partners regarding the medium weight class tank project conducted under the auspices of the Undersecretariat for Defense Industries, Mr. Küçük continued, "Here, we are developing a tank in Approximately 32-35 tons of weight. The weight will be adjusted based on the armor configuration over it. We are developing a tank with the weight suitable for the field in the given region. The turret Directly over the tank was selected by the Indonesian Ministry of Defense. It has a 105 mm long turret and it has the turret's own systems over it. We aim to develop our own turret systems with the Turkish Defense Companies and we wish to initiate the serial production with our own turrets
Story here.

Hmm. A tank based on an IFV hull?  Nothing earth shattering, but should be called  Infantry Support Vehicle.

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