Top 10 Armored Personnel Carriers
Top 10 Armored Personnel Carriers :
10. BTR-82 (Russia)
9. BTR-4 (Ukraine)
8. AV8 (Turkey)
7. Pandur II (Austria)
6. Stryker (USA)
5. Boxer (Germany/Netherlands)
4. Terrex (Singapore)
3. Kodiak (Canada)
2. Piranha V (Switzerland)
1. Patria AMV (Finland)
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The Armoured Personel Carrier of a family of vehicles with the others being
the Saladin (Armoured Car), Stalwart (High Mobility Load Carrier) and the
Salamander (Fire engine). Also came as an Armoured Command Post, Armoured
Command Vehicle and Armoured Ambulance.
saracen armoured car
this is Seth Fishers new toy. 1953 Saracen armoured personel carrier.
formerly used by Snohomish CO. Sheriff SWAT team. Rolls Royce straight 8
motor. Runs great..
Also at Corowa, was this restored and running Alvis FV603 Saracen Armoured
Personnel Carrier. i was given the opportunity to go for a joyride in one.
Goto say this made my day.........! enjoy the video.........!
More info @ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alvis_Saracen
M113 Armored Personnel Carrier | Military-Today.com
http://www.military-today.com/apc/m113.htm When mentioning the M113 series
of armored personnel carriers it is difficult to avoid superlatives for the
type has become the most widely produced and utilized APC of the Western
World. It's development began in 1956 by the FMC corporation and first
prototype was produced in 1957. Since production commenced in 1961 well
over 32 000 M113s and it's derivatives have been received by the US Army
alone and the overall production in total in 2001 has reached nearly 85 000
of all types. It is the most massively produced armored vehicle in the
world. M113 and its variants are in service with at least 50 countries.
World's Best Armoured personnel carriers
What i think are world's leading APCs currently in service.
There are few interesting projects out there that would make this list far
more interesting, they are only projects on paper or in prototype stage and
therefore do not qualify for this list.
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600+ on order with German and Dutch Armies, potential for 1000+, at 7
million euros its most expensive APC/IFV ever.
German Army 408 Vehicles + (up to 720)
Dutch Army -- Inital order for 200 Vehicles + future orders (up to 320)
Patria AMV Modular Vehicle, 1570 vehicles on order or being delived to
nearly a dozen nations, vehicle has modular design, Patria with basic
12.7mm turret comes around 1.6 million Euros, with 30mm/Spike ER Konsberg
turret price tag goes to 2.7 million Euros per vehicle.
Croatian Army - 126 on order with potential for 60 more vehicles after 2015
(stated requirement for 252 vehicles)
Finland -- 86 Vehicles on order with potential for 200 more as replacement
for old soviet designs still in service with the Finish Army.
Poland -- 895 on Order locally build under license vehicles are Designated
KTO Rosomak or Wolverine.
Initial order of 135 AFVs, of which 12 will be equipped with NEMO mortars.
264 units. Designated Badger
Sweden made an order for 113 vehicles +113 more after 2015
United Arab Emirates
The United Arab Emirates Army ordered an initial evaluation batch of 15
VBCI -- French main APC/IFV built as replacement for French Army's aging
AMX-10P IFVs that are nearing end of useful service with the French Army.
France has ordered 640 of these vehicles with potential for 640 more by
2015, Spain is another nation interested in these APCs, Spain has stated
requirement for 860 modern APCs, VBCI price tag is substantial at 5.5
million euros per vehicle.
FV432 Car Crush
Crushing cars with an FV432 Armoured Personnel Carrier (APC), at
Cwrt-y-Gollen training camp, Wales, 2005. On the second pass, the vehicle
actually pulls some air (all 16 tons of it!). (Visit