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BTR-80 and Mowag Piranha

BTR-80 Mowag Piranha
Name: BTR-80 Mowag Piranha
Type: Armored personnel carrier Armoured fighting vehicle
Origin: Russia Switzerland
Produced: 1984 1972
Unit cost: - -
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Main armament: 14.5 mm KPVT machine gun or 30mm 2A72 automatic cannon 1 × 12.7 mm MG turret, or MOWAG apex mount, grenade launcher, or TOW anti-tank missile.
Engine: diesel KamAZ-7403 260 hp (190 kW) Diesel engine 202 kW 275hp
Speed: 80-90 km/h (49.7–55.9 mph) 100 km/h (62 mph)
Weight: 13.6 tonnes 9.3 tonnes
Crew: 3 (+7 passengers) 3 (+5 passengers)




Length: 7.7 m 6.25 to 7.45 m
Width: 2.9 m 2.5 to 2.66 m
Height: 2.41 m 1.8 to 1.98 m


Author: "Ukrainian BTR-80 in Tendra, 2010" by U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Kristopher Regan/Released - - 100715-N-0046R-022. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons -,_2010.jpg#/media/File:Ukrainian_BTR-80_in_Tendra,_2010.jpg License
Mowag Piranha
Mowag Piranha
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