World Top War Tank: In today’s time, there are many countries in the world, which keep state-of-the-art weapons used in war. Today every country is trying to increase its army power. Whether the country called super power is America, China, Russia, Japan or India. All these countries are also known by the name of Army Power in today’s environment. They have a stockpile of modern weapons.
Similarly, a tank is also a war machine with such firepower, which is a matter of honor for any army. The tank plays an important role in the battlefield. Recently, during the ongoing war between Ukraine and Russia, Britain has announced to give Challenger-2 tank to Ukraine. On the other hand, Germany is also planning to send Leopard tanks to Ukraine.
Some of the strongest tanks in the world
Abrams M1A2- This tank has been developed for the US Army towards General Dynamics Land System. The tank was built on the performance of the M1A1 and incorporates modern technology to provide superior firepower and mobility. The tank’s main gun is a manually loaded 120 mm XM 256 smoothbore cannon that can fire a variety of NATO ammunition at armored vehicles, infantry and low-flying aircraft.
< p style ="text-align: justify;">T-14 Armata- This is a new generation Russian MBT, built by Uralvagonzavod (UVZ) for the Russian Army. The tank primarily moves with the help of an automatic loader. This is a 125mm 2A82-1M smooth bore cannon. The tank can launch laser-guided missiles and carries 45 rounds of ammunition. The T-14 Armata offers MBT STANAG 4569 Level 5 protection.
Arjun- India’s Arjun tank is a third generation war tank. It has been designed for the Indian Army with the help of the Combat Vehicles Research and Development Establishment of the Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO). Work on the design began in 1986 and was completed in 1996. In 2004, the Indian Army accepted the Arjun Main Battle Tank into service. The Arjun was originally awarded to the 43rd Armored Regiment, which was raised in 2009.
Challenger 2- Challenger 2 served by the British Army and the Royal Army of Oman Has a special war tank. This is a tank based on the Challenger 1 tank. It is designed and manufactured by the British Vickers Defense Systems (now BAE Systems). The Challenger 2’s capabilities were demonstrated during combat deployments to Bosnia, Kosovo and Iraq, where it was described as the world’s most reliable main battle tank. The Challenger 2’s primary weapon is a 120mm L30 CHARM (CHallenger main ARMament) cannon, while complementary weapons include a C-axial 7.62mm chain cannon and a turret-mounted 7.62mm machine gun.
VT4 MBT- This war tank is a third generation tank of China, designed and manufactured primarily for export markets by China North Industries Corporation (Norinco). The Royal Thai Army first used the tank in 2017. The Khaas War battle tank is equipped with a 125 mm smooth bore gun, which can fire APFSDS rounds, HEAT warheads, artillery and guided missiles. A remotely controlled 12.7 mm anti-aircraft machine gun and a 7.62 mm coaxial machine gun form part of the secondary armament.