> LOG IN   > REGISTER

SBI-DS_Centre_04_506x80

Altay

 

The Turkish main battle tank Altay

 

Altay 001

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

     The Altay is a Turkish main battle tank project. It is in development since 2007 by Otokar, in collaboration with South Koreas Rotem. The first prototypes started testing at the end of 2012. It is scheduled to enter active service in 2017.

     The Altray tank has a classic occidental battle tank configuration with four crew members, manual canon loading, powertrain in the rear and the pilot in the front of the hull. It is the first nationally developed tank. The initial order was for 250 units whereas a total of a 1000 units are required.

 

 

Armament
 –
Gun : 120 mm x 55 calibers
Coaxial machine gun : 7.62 mm
Machine gun : 7.62 mm or 12.7 mm


Specifications
 –
Crew : 4
Powertrain : MT 883 Ka-500 diesel, 1500 hp
Speed : 70 km/h
Weight : 65 t


Dimensions

Length : 7.30 m
Length gun forward : 10.30 m
Width : 3.70 m x
Height : 2.40 m
 –
 –

 

Altay 002

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 003

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 004

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 005

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 006

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 007

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 008

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 009

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 010

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

Altay 011

Altay. Photo Credit : CNN Turk

 

Altay 012

Altay. Credit : CNN Turk

 

Altay 013

Altay. Photo Credit : Otokar

 

 

Share on FacebookShare on Twitter+1Pin it on PinterestShare via email
NEXTER_01UK_CAESAR
Defense Systems
New Technical Specs
  • AT4

    AT4

    The Swedish anti-tank weapon AT4
  • Mbombe

    Mbombe

    South African wheeled 6x6 Armored Personnel Carrier vehicle Mbombe
  • MLI-84M

    MLI-84M

    Romanian armored infantry fighting vehicle MLI-84M Jderul
  • Mi-28 (Havoc)

    Mi-28 (Havoc)

    The Russian attack helicopter Mi-28 Havoc
  • TPz1 Fuchs

    TPz1 Fuchs

    The German Armoured Personnel Carrier TPz1 Fuchs _updated_
  • Challenger 2

    Challenger 2

    The British main battle tank Challenger 2
Partners
_SBI-DS_Database08heli_302x80

COGES_01_302x80

Legion-01bord
Print Partners
_SBI-DS_Database03vhl_302x80

TTU_01_302x80

Raids_302x80