Thursday, April 14, 2016
Video - Get a first glimpse of Russia’s T-14 Armata tank from the inside.
Video - Get a first glimpse of Russia’s T-14 Armata tank from the inside. (RBTH).
Internet users have been given a glimpse into the crew capsule of Russia's latest tank, the Armata T-14 or the first time – a video of the vehicle's test runs of and the work of its crew has been uploaded on YouTube.
The first frames from the crew capsule show the interior of the combat vehicle – lots of electronics, computer displays and a spacious interior that easily accommodates three crew members.
The video demonstrates the tank's tests on the testing range, apparently conducted last winter. The vehicle shows its capabilities and stability when driving on snowy roads and rough terrain at the never-seen-before speed for a tank of up to 50 mph.
The basic version of the T-14 is designed for a 125-mm gun. However, according to gunsmiths, the combat vehicle can be upgraded for 152-mm weaponry.