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Type 99 and M48 Patton

Type 99 M48 Patton
Name: Type 99 M48 Patton
Type: Main battle tank Main battle tank
Origin: China USA
Produced: 2001 1952–1959
Unit cost: - -
More: Description, operators Description, operators


Main armament: 125 millimetres (4.9 in) smoothbore gun with ATGM capability M48A5 and later variants: 105 mm M68 gun
Engine: Diesel 1,500 hp (1,119 kW) Continental AVDS-1790-2 V12, air-cooled Twin-turbo diesel engine
Speed: road: 80 km/h (50 mph) 48 km/h (30 mph)
Weight: 52-54 tonnes 44.3 tonnes
Crew: 3 4




Length: 11 m 9.3 m
Width: 3.5 m 3.65 m
Height: 2.25 m 3.1 m


Type 99
Type 99
Author: "Type 99 MBT front right" by Max Smith - Own photo, release into the public domain, but a photo credit would be nice.. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons - License
M48 Patton
M48 Patton
Author: "M48 Patton Thun" by Wikimedia Commons user TheBernFiles. - Own photograph. Shot at the Army Days 2006 (Heerestage 2006) in Thun.. Licensed under Public Domain via Commons - License