The American manufacturer of military equipment General Dynamics Land Systems showed the world a new generation of the Abrams tank.
Abrams is the main tank of the American army.The original version was adopted 41 years ago. Now General Dynamics Land Systems is preparing to introduce a new generation tank and has published several teasers.
All the details about Abrams are still onrumor level. Judging by the promotional materials, the new Abrams will not be associated with the M2A2 SEPv4 upgrade, which is currently being worked on. In the photo below you can see what the M1A2 SEPv3 prototype looks like, shown in 2017. Now it is the most modern version in service with the US Army.
In the new generation of Abrams, we will see a modified form of the turret and hull. At the same time, there is no information about how this will affect the composition of the crew. All versions of the Abrams had a crew of four.
As for weapons, the tank is promisedremote installation of Kongsberg Protector RS6 with automatic gun M230 caliber 30 mm. The US Army is now using a light version of this gun in short-range air defense systems.
The official presentation of the new generation Abrams tank is expected on October 10, 2022.
Source: The Drive</ p>