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Merkava Mark III T-72
Name: Merkava Mark III T-72
Type: Main battle tank Main battle tank
Origin: Israel Russia
Produced: 1990–2002 1973
Unit cost: - 1–2 million $ (2009)
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Main armament: 120 mm (4.7 in) MG251 smoothbore tank gun with LAHAT ATGM capability 125 mm 2A46M/2A46M-5 smoothbore gun
Engine: AVDS-1790-9AR 1,200 hp (895 kW) V12 air-cooled diesel V-12 diesel
Speed: 60 km/h (37 mph) 60 km/h (37 mph)
Weight: 65 tonnes 41.5 tonnes
Crew: 4 3




Length: 9.04 m 9.53 m
Width: 3.72 m 3.59 m
Height: 2.66 m 2.23 m


Merkava Mark III
Merkava Mark III
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