The Russian BMP infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) was one of the most significant innovations in infantry tactics in the latter half of the 20th century. Built. The BMP-1 is a Soviet amphibious tracked infantry fighting vehicle. BMP stands for Boyevaya BMP Infantry Fighting Vehicle, – New Vanguard [0%/0] The Russian BMP infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) was one of the most significant innovations in infantry tactics in the latter half of the 20th century. Built in.

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The Russian BMP infantry fighting vehicle IFV was one of the most significant innovations in infantry tactics in the latter half of the 20th century. Inthe BMP-3a radically redesigned vehicle with a completely new weapon system, entered service in limited numbers with the Soviet Army.

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This history of the Soviet BMP armoured infantry vehicle, vebicle of the most revolutionary advances in infantry tactics and armoured-vehicle design of the post-war era, describes its vehiicle and combat history since the s, and includes contemporary photographs and colour plates and cut-aways.

It is installed on the front of the hull in line with the tracks. It would increase infantry squad mobility, provide fire support to them, and also be able to fight alongside main battle tanks.

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The original prototype was built infollowed by the improved Ob’yekt inwhich was accepted fightint the Army inunder a designation BMP Jane’s Armour and Artillery — For additional information, see the Global Shipping Program terms and conditions – opens in a new window or tab.


A chain mounted between the plows can detonate tilt-rod mines.

His books have been translated into Japanese, German, Polish, C Steven Zaloga is an author and defense analyst known worldwide for his articles and publications on military technology. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. The BMP-1 has a conical turret equipped with a fume extraction system and an electric traverse drive with a manual backup system.

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This item will be shipped through the Global Shipping Program and includes international tracking. Firing ports were added into the top hatches of the troop compartment and a stowage box was placed on the roof at the rear of the hull on some vehicles.

Armored Reconnaissance Vehicles Military-Today. Small-scale production began in With infaantry 55, manufactured sincethe BMP is also numerically one infanntry the most important armoured vehicles ever built.

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This often resulted in the vehicle burning until the ammunition infanrry. The BMP-1 can climb 0. This meant that they were vulnerable to machine gun fire from higher ground. However, the rear door tanks are almost always empty when the BMP goes into combat, as they are gighting meant to increase the road travel range of the vehicle.


Published June 20th by Osprey Publishing first published January 16th The number of Type 86 IFVs and vehicles based on it is around 3, The diesel engine is of a multifuel design and can use DL summer or DZ winter.

BMP Infantry Fighting Vehicle by Steven J. Zaloga

Back to home page. Learn more – opens in a new window or tab. Existing APCs offered little or no protection from either nuclear or chemical weapons, as they were either open-topped or could not be sealed sufficiently. Interest will be charged to fightijg account from the purchase date if the balance is not paid in full within 6 months.

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Wayne marked it as to-read Mar 19, Some military analysts support the idea of infantrj to the concept of open-topped APCs, as the armor of light AFVs cannot protect the crew from anti-tank weapons. Archived from the original PDF on Rikimaru marked it as to-read Sep 24, B Liberator vs Ki Oscar. In many other troop carriers, soldiers are seated on separate benches against the hull sides.

Archived from the original on 6 March Infantrry exhaust system helps to eject gases together with hot air from the engine compartment through the grille located on the right side of the hull roof in front of the turret. The KMT is intended for clearing anti-tank mines under different ground conditions.

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