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Indonesian army armed with armored vehicles Turangga

The Ministry of Defense of Indonesia announced the start of updating the fleet of armored vehicles with domestic samples. October 15 this year ground command of the Indonesian Air Force received the first four of the thirteen ordered domestic armored vehicles Turangga, reports "Warspot" with reference to the Internet portal

Indonesian army armed with armored vehicles Turangga

The Turangga armored car was created on the basis of the American Ford 550 Super Duty pickup truck and is manufactured by the Indonesian company PT Karya Tugas Anda (Tugasanda Group). The car has a wheel formula 4 × 4, the reservation is stated as corresponding to the class CEN Level B6 / STANAG 4569 Level 2, i.e. protecting the crew from small-arms fire weapons small and medium gauges and explosions under the bottom of a landmine weighing 6 kg.

The crew of the car two people + ten people landing. On the roof of the armored car there is a place to install a remote-controlled module with different types of weapons, ranging from a machine gun and ending with a light weapon, at the discretion of the customer. All the windows in the back and sides in the cabin are armored and equipped with loopholes for small arms.

The claimed mass of armored vehicle is almost 9 tons. Mounted engine Ford V8 volume 6,7 l. allows you to reach speeds on paved roads to 110 km / h. The machine is designed for military and police operations that require speed of movement.
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  1. san4es
    san4es 17 October 2018 14: 05
    hi .. The declared mass of the equipped armored car is almost 9 tons. Installed 8 liter Ford V6,7 engine ..
    ... The machine is designed for military and police operations requiring speed of movement.
  2. Turuk
    Turuk 17 October 2018 15: 04
    Turanga Leela approves
    1. Seryozha Timofeev
      Seryozha Timofeev 17 October 2018 16: 21
      Withdrew from the language - I just saw the title of the article, I immediately remembered Futurama)))
  3. kotdavin4i
    kotdavin4i 18 October 2018 08: 50
    Good morning everyone. For police operations, it will do, for military operations — unless to drive partisans (and the partisans are now toothy), well, except to bring the infantry to the area of ​​military operations.