Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Armored fighting vehicles of the world: the Type 97 Chi-Ha (九七式中戦車 チハ Kyūnana-shiki chū-sensha Chi-ha) was a medium tank used by the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War

Armored vehicles of the world: the Type 97 Chi-Ha (九七式中戦車 チハ Kyūnana-shiki chū-sensha Chi-ha) was a medium tank used by the Imperial Japanese Army during the Second Sino-Japanese War, the Battles of Khalkhin Gol against the Soviet Union, and the Second World War. It was the most widely produced Japanese medium tank of World War II. …

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Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

Bugatti speed railcar ZZY 24408 is one of the first modern high speed trains in the world

Bugatti speed railcar ZZY 24408 from 1934

It was in 1932 that the Bugatti railcar (the Wagon Rapide WR, after the name of the manufacturer) was designed by Ettore Bugatti’s design office.

The railcar is powered by four gasoline engines, 8 cylinders in line of 12,750 cm3, an overhead camshaft, each supplied by two Zenith carburettors: the …

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Transport, aviation and fighting vehicles by Andrew Pantele

The self-propelled unit SU-100 (USSR). Developed in 1944 by UZTM Design Bureau (Uralmashzavod). Museum of the Soviet Army, Moscow

Armored fighting vehicles: the self-propelled unit SU-100 (USSR). Developed in 1944 by UZTM Design Bureau (Uralmashzavod) under the leadership of L. Gorlitsky. The base – tank T-34. A crew – 4 persons. Armament: cannon D-10S (100 mm). Armor – 20-75 mm. The speed is 50 km / h. Power – 500 hp. Museum of the Soviet …

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