Future Military Weapon Technology - Future Firepower


RSS feed for comments on this post.

The URL to TrackBack this entry is: http://www.futurefirepower.com/the-british-challenger-2-main-battle-tank-british-innovation-in-armored-vehicles-tested-in-iraq/trackback

  1. even with the 120 rifled gun the challenger two does fire DU rounds the mod to smooth bore allows it to fire standard nato 1 peice ammo and heat ammunition

    Comment by AARON BEFOH — December 10, 2007 @ 11:20 pm

  2. […] Armor Damage Idea to improve realism, i think that armored units should have higher total hit points, combined with more of a chance for bits to go wrong, by this i mean that it is more likely to have a track come off or turret disabled, but more of a chance of the unit being able to be fixed by an engineer, so a tank can be taken out of action by disabling it, (making the crew inside no option but to ether sit an be helpless until a field repair or they have to brave the out side) but only totally destroyed by extended light AT attack (RPG), this would mean that the engineer would become a far more important asset to a team then they are now "n one encounter in Iraq, one Challenger 2 was hit by 8 RPGs in close range and one MILAN anti-tank missile and managed to escape to be repaired." The British Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank – British innovation in armored vehicles tested in Iraq […]

    Pingback by Armor Damage Idea - Project Reality Forums — July 12, 2008 @ 10:03 pm

  3. The challenger is one sexy tank
    I honestly think that the Leapord II, Challenger II, and Abrahms A2 are in a class of their own, power, beauty, effectiveness, what else could you ask for?

    Comment by Nick — August 18, 2009 @ 4:04 am

  4. Tanks of World War II
    The armoured vehicle listings are primarily organized by country of origin. Over 200 tanks listed have detailed and standardized specifications of armor protection, fire-power, mobility and general information.while heavy armer and all-terrain mobility provide protection for the tank and its crew, allowing it to perform all primary tasks of the armoured troops on the battlefield. Tanks were first made by the French,

    Comment by bexiii — October 21, 2009 @ 8:55 pm

  5. I think id trust this tank over anything else. The modern day King Tiger

    Comment by Someone — January 1, 2010 @ 7:51 am

  6. I wonder what other thanks in the world could withstand the pounding mentioned above….:)

    god bless british armour desing and secresy lol

    Comment by boomq — March 23, 2010 @ 4:55 pm

  7. British never knew how to make tanks!
    Nothing has changed!

    Comment by Rex — May 3, 2010 @ 8:09 am

  8. two coments are wrong . the challenger would be the the first tank i would choose to go to battle the leoard would be my next chose

    Comment by roger patten-williams — May 6, 2010 @ 7:30 am

  9. Rex if that was the case how come the Abrham uses British chabom armour?
    The challenge two is by far the worlds most supperior tank designed specificaly for fast long range warfare the primary requirement of any tank.

    Comment by God — May 21, 2010 @ 1:59 am

  10. I think the british challenger is very stinking, the chinese are way better, Owned.

    Comment by The Lord Jesus — December 21, 2010 @ 4:02 pm

  11. Challenger 2 probably the best tank in the world today with the Abrahams a close second. Fact is both tanks saw action in the gulf war and both tanks obliterated the T72 and T80 tanks. I have to laugh at the comment that the british cant build tanks since we invented the tank!! The crusader was a really good tank that was a match for the german panzers although it had reliability issues. The centurion was another great tank which totally destroyed russian tanks when used by the Israelies.

    Comment by Doug — January 13, 2011 @ 8:54 pm

  12. Why is every website so behind the times? The project to refit Challenger 2 with the smoothbore gun was cancelled by the new Coalition government in the UK over a year ago. Instead, new three part Tungston ammunition is being developed to mach the performance of the German and US smoothbore rounds.

    Comment by Si — November 9, 2011 @ 7:15 pm

  13. It’s difficult to find experienced people in this particular subject, however, you seem like you know what you’re talking about!

    Comment by world of tanks aimbot — January 2, 2015 @ 2:57 pm

  14. We are a gaggle of volunteers and staarting a new schme in oour community.

    Your website offered us witth valuable info to work on. You’ve performed an impressive
    task and our whole community can be thankful to you.

    Comment by Tahlia — January 14, 2015 @ 8:06 am

  15. Thanks for the good writeup. It in truth used
    to be a entertainment account it. Look advanced to
    far brought agreeable from you! By the way, how can we keep in touch?

    site (Trista)

    Comment by Trista — January 28, 2015 @ 11:17 am

Leave a comment

Line and paragraph breaks automatic, e-mail address never displayed, HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>

Close this window.

0.394 Powered by WordPress