The Saratoga is part of the U.S. Atlantic fleet and participated in operation Desert Storm in 1990/91. Launched in 1956, this aircraft carrier is continuously up-dated, especially its radar and electronic systems.
Introduced to the RNLI in 1995, the all-weather Severn Class Lifeboat is the largest in their fleet. It has a range of 250 nautical miles and a top speed of 25 knots. It carries a powered Y boat that can be launched and recovered by a lightweight crane to enable rescues close to shore. It propellers are protected so it can take ground without damage.
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 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.
This Italeri 1/72 vehicle was one of the most powerful battle tanks in service during World War II. Because of its heavy armor, complex suspension systems and a complicated maintenance-prone engine, the King Tiger tank was not very reliable.