Armored fighting vehicles of the world: the light tank T-60. Developed in 1941. Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Armored fighting vehicles of the world: the light tank T-60. Developed in 1941 at the plant number 37 under the leadership of Nikolai Astrov, the leading developer of the entire line of light Soviet tanks of that period. In September 1941 it was adopted by the Red Army and was serialized at several plants simultaneously. In 1941 the first self-propelled vehicle BM-8-24 (class of rocket launcher systems) on the T-60 chassis was built.

Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Years of production: 1941-1943

Country of origin: USSR

Issued: 5920 items

Weight: 5.8 t

Power: 70 hp

Speed: 42 km / h

Crew: 2 persons

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