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VBM Freccia multirole armored vehicle

Country of Origin: Italy


The Freccia (Arrow) is an Italian wheeled infantry fighting vehicle (Veicolo blindato medio or VBM) based on the hull of the Centauro armored vehicle. Italy's acquisition of 249 vehicles has been delayed several times. It was originally intended for completion in 2014.

The hull is nearly identical to that of the Centauro. The Freccia's hull is narrower, but slightly longer and higher. It also has a wider wheelbase. The hull is constructed of ballistic steel and can be reinforced...

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