Falcon II

Manufacturer: King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB)  
Product type: Turrets  
Name: Turret  


  • The design of the Falcon Turret places the crew below the turret ring and the reduction of turret volume leads to a reduced profile and silhouette so allowing higher protection levels to be achieved for the same mass of armor

  • Modular Multipurpose Armour Protection Packets. The Falcon mounts modular multipurpose protection packets which enables flexibility in protection levels to match the threat

  • The turret mounts signature management system and multi spectral screening smoke. It also features a laser-warning device that is designed to give the crew advance warning of a potential enemy engagement, thereby allowing evasive action to be taken and consequently increases survivability

FALCON TURRET Specifications:

  • Universal turret easily fitted on different platforms

  • Stabilised 120 mm/50 cal NATO standard gun

Smoothbore Compact Tank Gun

  • Muzzle velocity: 1,770 m / s (APFSDS)

  • Two main types of ammunition APFSDS and MP

  • Bustle mounted Auto-loader with 'Blow-out Panel'

  • Day/Night Thermal imaging displays for Commander and Gunner

  • All electric Gun and Turret laying / drive systems

  • Automatic fire detection / suppression system

  • NBC protection-over pressurised fighting compartment

  • Air conditioning system electrically operated located in the hull

  • APU, under armour mounted diesel engine

  • Instantaneous smoke grenade, two launchers 16 grenades

  • Position / Navigation System

  • Comfortable crew stations and compartment

  • In own-tank training capability

Property Value
Main weapon caliber (mm)
Barrel length (calibres)
Ammunition in the autoloader
Auxiliary gun calibre (mm)

Has folowing part:
Total Amount
? (Autoloader)
CTG 120 (Gun)

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