Firm «Mitsubishi» introduced a new infantry fighting vehicles for the self-defense Forces of Japan. The chassis of the machine will serve as a universal platform for a variety of combat and support equipment. Official photo yet, but the informal has already leaked online.
The twenty-first of January 2020, the website Army Recognition is reportedthat the company «Mitsubishi» has presented a new infantry fighting vehicles for the self-defense Forces of Japan. Photos of cars not yet officially provided, but the Twitter lover of military equipment, hiding under the name of Caesar, even nineteenth of there are several quality images of the BMP at the test site:
JGSDF Experimental Future Tracked IFV Platform pic.twitter.com/SlQavNoQiF
— Caesar (@Ninja998998) January 19, 2020
According to the data obtained from «Mitsubishi», the new car will represent the first unified platform to accommodate different modules. In addition to the IFV version, on its basis you can create a BRAM, and also various variants of the missiles and artillery self-propelled. The platform has a length of seven meters width 3.2 meters and height of 2.4 meters, but the latter will depend on the option. Weight is approximately 24 tons (may also vary depending on the option), maximum road speed is 70 km/h.