Designation:

Oplot

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Manufacturer: Kharkiv Morozov Machine Building Design Bureau - KMDB  
Product type: Armoured Vehicles  
Name: Main battle tank  

The BM Oplot main battle tank is a tracked fighting vehicle that features a high firepower, reliable protection and high mobility.

The tank is intended to destroy all types of ground (floating) and low-flying low-speed ait targets under the conditions when the enemy fires back.

The vehicle can fulfill a wide range of combat missions under various climatic, weather and terrain conditions in the ambient temperature range of -40 to +55 degrees Centigrade, air humidity of up to 98% at temperature of +25 degrees Centigrade, height above sea level of up to 3000 m and with ambient air dust content available in real terrain conditions.

FIREPOWER:

  • Armament: tank gun, coaxial machine gun, remote-controlled anti-aircraft machine gun system

  • Loading system: conveyor, automatic loader, control system

  • Integrated gun-and-fire control system: sighting systems (gunnerís day sight, gunnerís thermal sight, commanderís panoramic sighting system), main armament stabiliser, guided weapon system, tank ballistic computer, input sensors of tank ballistic computer, muzzle reference system, anti-aircraft machine gun control system

PROTECTION:

  • Ballistic protection: main passive armour protection, built-in anti-tandem-warhead explosive reactive armour, anti-mine protection

  • Special defensive aids: optronic countermeasures system (optronic suppression station, aerosol screen laying system), collective crew protection system (NBC protection system, fire/explosion suppression system), signature reduction aids (dazzle painting, natural camouflage fixing devices, thermal insulation, engine smoke generator, set of camouflage nets), Self-entrenching device, Mine clearing system attachments (attachments available on the vehicle hull and intended for installation of any type of track-width mine clearing system)

MOBILITY:

  • Power pack: engine, engine operation support systems (fuel supply system, air supply system, lubrication system, cooling system, engine exhaust gas outlet system, engine pre-heating and crew compartment heating system, engine start system), Multiple reverse speed transmission (gearboxes, multiple reverse speed final drives), Complex movement control system, Running gear (track system, cushioning system), Deep water fording equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT:

  • Observation and orientation devices (day vision devices, driverís night vision device, orientation device (directional gyro), hydro-pneumatic system for cleaning the vision devices of the hull and turret)

  • Satellite navigation support system

  • Communications devices (VHF radio set, commanderís HF radio set, crew intercom system)

  • Auxiliary power unit

  • Vehicleís electrical system

  • Driverís digital instrumentation panel

  • Air conditioning system (optional)


Specifications:
Property Value
Main weapon caliber (mm)
125
Elevation (degree)
15
Depression (degree)
-5
Traverse arc (degree)
360
Auxiliary gun calibre (mm)
7.62
AA gun caliber (mm)
12.7
Ammunition in the autoloader
28
Crew
3
Weight (kg)
51000
Engine power output (h.p.)
1200
Number of forward gears
7
Number of reverse gears
4
Power-to-weight ratio (h.p./t)
24.7
Ground pressure (kg/sm2)
0.97
Operating temperature, min (degree, C)
-40
Operating temperature, max (degree, C)
55
Length (mm)
9720
Width (mm)
4176
Height (mm)
2800
Ground clearance (mm)
470
Gradient (%)
60
Side slope (%)
30
Track (mm)
2800
Trench (mm)
2850
Vertical obstacle (mm)
1000
Fording depth (mm)
5000
Depth of fording, without preparation (mm)
1800
Ammunition of the main gun
48
Ammunition of the auxiliary gun
1250
Ammunition of AA gun
750
Number of smoke grenade launchers
12


Has folowing part:
Total Amount
KOMBAT (Missile)
1

Oplot quantities:
Country Qnt
THAILAND THAILAND
35
Qnt:
35

Last Contracts:
Qnt Customer Value Add Date
(Close Date)
Unit cost
49
THAILAND
$200.000.000
Sep 2011
(Dec 2013)
$4,081,633
Average Unit Cost:
$4,081,633

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