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BMP-3 Infantry Combat Vehicle

Crew

Three

Troops

Seven

Manufacturer

Kurganmashzavod

Length (Over Hull)

6.7m

Width (Over Tracks)

3.15m

Armament

100mm 2A70 semi-automatic rifled gun/missile launcher, 30mm 2A72 automatic gun

Height Overall

2.45m

Clearance Operations

450mm

Maximum Clearance

510mm

Minumum Clearance

190mm

Engine

UTD-29 diesel engine developing 500hp

Power-to-Weight Ratio

25hp/t

Maximum Speed

Paved road - 70km/h<br />Afloat - 10km/h

Road Range on Highway

600km

Air Transportability

1-76, AN-22, An-124

Combat Weight

18.7t

Troop Carrying Capacity

7 with 2 additional

Communications

VHF R-173 radio, VHF R-173P receiver, R-124 intercom

30mm Gun

2A72 automatic

100m Gun Launcher

2A70 gun mount

Machine Guns

1 x 7.62 PKT coaxial<br />2 x 7.62mm bow machine guns

Firing Ball-Swivel Ports for Troops

5

Front Armour

Gives protection from 30mm AP rounds of 2A42 gun at a range of 300m at ±40°

Side Armour

Gives protection from 7.62mm AP bullets at point-blank range

HE-Frag (3UOF) Rounds for 100mm Gun Launcher

17

3UBK10 Anti-Tank Guided Missiles

3

30mm Gun

500 rounds

100m Gun Launcher

22 HE-frag rounds in loader, 8 missiles

Machine Guns

6,000 cartridges

Gunner's Sights

1K13-2 day sight<br />Combined day / night sight<br />PPD-1 standby day sight

Commander's Sights

1PZ-10 day sight<br />TKN-3 day / night sight

Armament Stabiliser

2E52 electromechanical

Ballistic Computer

1V539

Laser Rangefinder

1D16
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