Historics collection. The Prussian cuirassiers rode strong and impressive horses and were armed with straight blades. They were the pride of prince Hohenlohe’s heavy cavalry regiments that faced the Napoleon’s French troops during the battle of Jena-Auerstadt in 1806. The curassiers abandoned their breastplates in 1798 and wore a white coat with regiment...
Towards the end of the 70's, the Israeli army began to use a large number of M60 tanks, which were supplied by the United States. The Blazer was extensively modified to protect the crews after gaining experience during the various Middle East wars.
The Rafale is a 4th generation fighter aircraft manufactured by Dassault Aviation for French Air Force. The French Navy Rafale M was extensively used in the operations conducted on Libya in the first half of 2012 alongside the variants used by air force.
North American B-25 Mitchell was most probably one of the best medium bombers of WWII. The first flight of the twin-engine North American plane was done in 1939. Powered by two 1750 HP Wright R-2600 Cyclone engines, the B-25 was known by an unbelievable operational flexibility.
T-34 was a technologically innovative produce which addressed the short-comings of the earlier BT series of wheel/track tank. The T-34 was made during the 1936-37 period, the prototype was completed in early 1939, and in September 1940 T-34 was put into series production mounting a 76mm gun.
The produtcion of Jadgtiger started in February of 1943, wooden mock-up was presented to Hitler. Jagdtiger role was to help infantry and combat armored vehicles at long distances. Two prototypes, one with Porsche suspension (made up of 8 roadwheels) and one with Henschel suspension (made up of 9 roadwheels) were completed in February of 1944.
The studying of 90 types tank and developing work to start in 1974, in 1977 that the part was developed and the experiment work began. Called TK-X tank temporarily at that time, it means " the tank while testing ". The date of finalizing the design is postponed by 1990, so also name it 90 types tank.
Almost three years of hard development, the conclusion was the introduction of the T26E3 “General Pershing” into battle during the closing months of European War. After its baptism of fire, the Pershing was standardized as the M26 in late March 1945.
Merkava is a main battle tank developed by the Israel Defense Forces. The tank began development in 1973 and entered active service in 1978. Four main versions of the tank have been deployed. It was first used extensively in the 1982 Lebanon War. The "Merkava" name was derived from the IDF's initial development program name.
Challenger 2 Main Battle Tank is the current MBT of the British Army and represents the culmination of 80 years of tank design. Its development began in 1986. In 1987, the tank was presented to the Ministry of Defence in response to a requirement to replace the Chieftain MBT.
M1 "Abrams" main battle tank modernization M1A1 as new modification had a number greater abilities than the earlier. M1A1 differed firstly in greater firepower and increased defense. Since 1988 M1A1 modification was produced with built-in precipitant uranium armor.
The design of this Italeri 1/72 compact German army tank destroyer was based on the hull of Czechoslovakian 38(t) tank. The Hetzer, which was pressed into service in the second half of 1944, proved to be an extremely efficient tank against even the most potent Allied military vehicles.