Amercom ACCS08 Russian T-80BW Main Battle Tank - 4th Guards Tank Division, 1990 (1:72 Scale)
"By powerful artillery fire, air strikes, and a wave of attacking tanks, we're supposed to swiftly crush the enemy."
- Marshal Georgi K. Zhukov
The T-80 is a third-generation main battle tank (MBT) designed and manufactured in the Soviet Union. A development of the T-64, it entered service in 1976 and was the first production tank to be equipped with a gas turbine engine for main propulsion. The T-80U was last produced in a factory in Omsk, Russia, while the T-80UD and further-developed T-84 continue to be produced in Ukraine. The T-80 and its variants are in service in Belarus, Cyprus, Kazakhstan Pakistan, Russia, South Korea, and Ukraine. The chief designer of the T-80 was the Russian engineer Nikolay Popov.
Pictured here is a 1:72 scale replica of a Russian T-80BW Main Battle Tank that was attached to the 4th Guards Tank Division.
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Length: 4 inches
Width: 2.25 inches
Release Date: April 2014