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MARS 15 armored infantry fighting vehicle

Country of Origin: France


The MARS 15 was a series of light, tracked, armored vehicles that shared a common chassis. The rear of the vehicle was designed to fit a variety of weapons and vehicle designs. The family was developed as a successor to the AMX-13 series of vehicles for the export market. The armored infantry fighting vehicle (AIFV) had a Creusot-Loire Industries (CLI) T25 turret with a McDonnell Douglas Helicopter 25-mm M242 chain gun.

The driver was seated to the front left with a single-piece...

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