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Armoured Vehicles




The Tank Hunter of the family, Striker is a CVR(T) with a primary role to destroy enemy armour. The vehicle carries 10 swingfire anti-tank missiles, with a range of up to 4,000 m. Five of these missiles are carried in launch bins on top of the vehicle. The missile is tracked by the controller using a direct optical or thermal sight mounted on the vehicle, or a separate optical sight that can be deployed up to 100 m away, with the Striker in cover.

Crew 3.
Length 4.8 m.
Height 2.2 m.
Width 2.4 m.
Ground Clearance 0.35 m.
Combat Weight 8,130 kg.
Armament Swingfire SACLOS anti-armour missiles.
Secondary Armament 1 x 7.62 mm GPMG.
Ammunition Carried 10 Swingfire missiles, 7.62 mm x 3,000 rounds.
Engine Cummins B6 diesel.
Maximum Speed 80 kph