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T-80U Main Battle Tank, Russia

Crew

3

Entry into Service

1976

Manufacturer

KBTM (T-80U and T-80UK) <br />XKBM (T-80UD and T-84)

Length

9.6m (gun forward)<br />7m (hull)

Width

3.6m

Height

2.2m

Ground Clearance

0.446m

Weight

46t

Type

GTD-1250 gas turbine engine, GTA-18 auxiliary power unit (in stationary)

Power

920kW (1,250hp)

Transmission

Manual – 4 forward and 1 reverse gear

Operational Range

335km

Speed

70km/h (on road)<br />48km/h (cross county)

Primary Armament

9M119 Refleks anti-tank guided missile system, 125mm 2A46M-1 automatic smoothbore gun with 6 and 8 rounds/minute

Secondary Armament

7.62mm PKT coaxial machine gun, 12.7mm Utes (NSVT-12.7) air defence machine gun

Ammunition

AP (armour piercing), APDS (armour piercing giscarding sabot), HEAT (high-explosive anti-tank) and HE-FRAG (high-explosive fragmentation)
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