Armored vehicles of the world: the Soviet medium tank T-62. Entered service in 1961. Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Armored vehicles of the world: the Soviet medium tank T-62. Entered service in 1961. Designed under the leadership of L. Kartsev (KB “Uralvagonzavod”). In combat conditions, the T-62 showed a significant advantage in the firepower comparing with the competitors such as Chieftain (England), Merkava (Israel), M60A1 (USA).

Vadim Zadorozhny’s Museum of Equipment, Russia

Years of production: 1961-1975

Country of origin: USSR

Issued: 20000 items

Weight: 37 t

Speed: 50 km / h

Crew: 4 persons

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