Armored vehicles of the USSR: BTR-60PB. Combat wheel-floating vehicle. Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Armored vehicles of the USSR: BTR-60PB. Combat wheel-floating vehicle, which is designed to transport motorized rifle subunits to the battlefield, perform reconnaissance tasks and guard military columns, fight against enemy manpower, as well as low-flying air targets. The model was created at the Gorky Automobile Plant under the leadership of V. Dedkov and entered the service with the Soviet Army in 1964.

Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Years of production: 1964-1987

Country of origin: USSR

Issued: about 25,000 items

Weight: 10.3 t

Power: 2х90 hp

Speed: 80 km / h

Crew: 2 + 14 people

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