Type 99A2 MBT

NLOS missile at 'Peace Mission' exercises - IHS Jane's 360

check the turret prototype [​IMG]

2012~2013 old pic of ZTZ99A2(1,500hp) mass production leaving China tank factory [​IMG]

The rumor said almost 1m thick solid armor of front turret, it's just a rumor.


Type 99
Type 99 MBT front left.jpg
A Type 99 tank at the China People's Revolution Military Museum in Beijing during the 2007 Our troops towards the sun exhibition.
Type Main battle tank
Place of origin  People's Republic of China
Production history
Manufacturer Norinco
Unit cost ¥ 16,000,000 Renminbi
(approx 2,600,000 USD)
Number built 700+
Weight ~54 tonnes for Type-99G
~57 tonnes for Type-99A1
~58 tonnes for Type-99A2
Length 11.0 m
Width 3.5 m
Height 2.37 m
Crew 3

Armor Classified, Al2O3, ERA, composite, with laser dazzler, soft kill defense system, hard kill defense system
125 mm smoothbore gun with ATGM capability and DU ammunition capability
Remote weapons station, Type 85 heavy machine gun, 12.7x108 mm commander's machine gun, 7.62 mm coaxial machine gun
Engine liquid-cooled diesel
1,500 hp (1,100 kW); 2,100 hp for Type 99KM
Power/weight 27.8 hp/tonne; 28 hp/tonne for Type 99KM
Suspension torsion bar
600 km (373 miles)
Speed 80 km/h (50 mph)


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