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Mowag Piranha BMP-2
Name: Mowag Piranha BMP-2
Type: Armoured fighting vehicle Infantry fighting vehicle
Origin: Switzerland Russia
Produced: 1972 1980
Unit cost: - -
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Main armament: 1 × 12.7 mm MG turret, or MOWAG apex mount, grenade launcher, or TOW anti-tank missile. 30 mm automatic cannon 2A42
Engine: Diesel engine 202 kW 275hp diesel UTD-20/3 300 hp (225 kW)
Speed: 100 km/h (62 mph) 65 km/h (40 mph) road
Weight: 9.3 tonnes 14.3 tonnes
Crew: 3 (+5 passengers) 3 (+7 passengers)




Length: 6.25 to 7.45 m 6.72 m
Width: 2.5 to 2.66 m 3.15 m
Height: 1.8 to 1.98 m 2.45 m


Mowag Piranha
Mowag Piranha
Author: By Original uploader was Hibernian at en.wikipedia - Transferred from en.wikipedia, Public Domain, License
Author: "BMP-2 military parade rehearsal" by Фальшивомонетчик (original picture) SuperTank17 (crop) - Crop of File:Rep parad4.jpg. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons - License