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Tank

Slang; to drop precipitously in price.
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A FORMAL CEREMONY was staged in Munich, Germany on December 10, 2014 to commemorate the rollout of a new variant of the venerable Leopard 2 main battle tank (MBT).
After over 90 upgrades, an advanced variant of the Arjun Main Battle Tank is to undergo serial production in 2014.
IDF officials plan to modify Merkava main battle tanks so they can be employed en lieu of M113s, even though the tanks are much heavier and difficult to maneuver in urban terrain.
This would be the first phase of the announced Force Mobility Enhancement Vehicle (FMEV) program, wherein Canada intends to acquire specialized armoured engineering and recovery vehicles compatible with our current fleet of Leopard 2A6M main battle tanks (see related article on page 8).
There have recently been some reports stating that Northrop Grumman's Brilliant Anti-Tank top-attack submunition had been renamed Brilliant Anti-Armour to reflect its ability to attack vehicles other than main battle tanks.
But most countries will still maintain fleets of main battle tanks for the next 20 years at least.
The 8,000-tonne cargoes on each ship include 12 Scimitar armoured reconnaissance tanks, 12 Challenger 1 main battle tanks, and command and support vehicles.
GE's current applications include main battle tanks, light armored vehicles, infantry fighting vehicles, air defense system land vehicles, ADS radar vehicles, anti-armor HMMWVs, reconnaissance vehicles, command post vehicles and unmanned ground vehicles.
The deal is for subsystems and services for Leopard 2A7 main battle tanks and PzH 2000 self-propelled howitzers.
The award will fund engineering studies on Abrams main battle tanks to identify improvements and replace obsolete parts to maintain the tanks at high operational readiness rates.
Army for their M1A1 Abrams Main Battle Tanks and provided training to soldiers on the system's operational and maintenance procedures.