Czołg 91

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Czołg 91 (Cz-91)

Cz-91A Developed in 2002
Type Main battle tank
Place of origin  Bloodia
Service history
In service 1992-present
Production history
Manufacturer BELMA
Number built 4,500
Variants see variants
Specifications
Weight 41.5 tonnes (40.8 long tons; 45.7 short tons)
Length 6.95 metres (22 ft 10 in)
Width 3.59 metres (11 ft 9 in)
Height 2.23 metres (7 ft 4 in)
Crew 3

Main
armament
125 mm 2A46 gun smoothbore
Secondary
armament
7.62 mm Machine gun
12.7 mm anti-air machine gun
Engine
780 horsepower (580 kW) (V-12 diesel)
Power/weight 18.8 hp/t
Transmission Synchromesh, hydraulically assisted, with 7 forward and 1 reverse gears
Suspension Torsion bar
Ground clearance 0.49 m (19 in)
Fuel capacity 1,200 litres (320 gallons)
Operational
range
460 km (290 miles), 700 km (430 miles) with fuel drums
Speed 60 km/h (37 mph)

The Cz-91 or Czołg 91 is a main battle tank developed by Bloodia. Variants continue to serve as the primary battle tank of Bloodia. It has received multiple upgrades and is an important tank of the Bloodian active and reserve forces. Many Cz-91s were converted from Cz-71 models.

Development[edit]

Production history[edit]

Service History[edit]

Combat history[edit]

Design[edit]

Armament[edit]

Mobility[edit]

Protection[edit]

Variants[edit]

Domestic Variants[edit]

  • Cz-91: Developed as a replacement for Cz-71
    • Cz-71A: Developed as an upgrade for the Cz-91
    • Cz-91B: Converted from Cz-71s
    • Cz-71M: Developed as an upgrade for Cz-91A and Cz-91B

Operators[edit]

 Bloodia: The Bloodian National Land Forces operates 4,500 Cz-91 of all variants.