Bandvagn 206

Bandvagn 206 (Bv 206) is a tracked articulated, all-terrain carrier developed by Hägglunds (now part of BAE Systems Global Combat Systems) for the Swedish Army. It consists of two units, with all four tracks powered. It can carry up to 17 people (6 in the front compartment, 11 in the rear), and the trailer unit can be adapted for different uses.

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General Airplanes 102-A Aristocrat
G.A.C. 102 Aristocrat
RolleDrei Reiseflugzeug
Erstfluglate July 1928
GebautFünf und vierzig

Die G.A.C. 102 Aristocrat or General 102 Aristocrat is a single-engined cabin monoplane built in the US just before the Great Depression. It proved popular, with over forty built; an early example was taken on an aerial survey of Antarctica. One survives.

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Piasecki HUP-3 Retriever
Piasecki HUP Retriever
RolleUtility helicopter
ErstflugMarch 1948
GebautDrei hundert neun und dreißig

Die Piasecki H-25 Army Mule/HUP Retriever was a compact single radial engine, twin overlapping tandem rotor utility helicopter developed by the Piasecki Helicopter Corporation of Morton, Pennsylvania during the late 1940s and produced during the early 1950s. The company changed its name in 1956 to Vertol Aircraft Corporation and subsequently was bought by Boeing Aircraft Company in 1960, and became Boeing-Vertol.

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LVT-4 Water Buffalo
Landing Vehicle Tracked
ProduziertJuli 1941 – August 1945

Die Landung Fahrzeug Verfolgt (LVT) is an amphibious warfare vehicle and amphibious landing craft, introduced by the United States Navy. The United States Marine Corps, United States Army, and Canadian and British armies used several LVT models during World War II. Originally intended solely as cargo carriers for ship to shore operations, they evolved into assault troop and fire support vehicles. The types were known as amphtrack, “Amtrak”, “amtrac”, etc. (portmanteaus of “amphibious tractor”), and “alligator” or “gator”.

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EE-9 Cascavel
EE-9 Cascavel
RolleGepanzertes Fahrzeug
Im service1974–present

Die EE-9 Cascavel (Portuguese pronunciation: is a six-wheeled Brazilian armoured car developed primarily for reconnaissance. It was engineered by Engesa in 1970 as a replacement for Brazil’s ageing fleet of M8 Greyhounds. The vehicle was first fitted with the Greyhound’s 37mm main gun, and subsequently, a French turret adopted from the Panhard AML-90. Later models carry unique Engesa turrets with a Belgian 90mm Cockerill Mk.3 cannon produced under licence as the EC-90

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Northrop Alpha
Northrop Alpha
Ersten fligh1930

Die Northrop Alpha was an American single-engine, all-metal, seven-seat, low-wing monoplane fast mail/passenger transport aircraft used in the 1930s. Design work was done at the Avion Corporation, which in 1929, became the Northrop Aircraft Corporation based in Burbank, California.

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Lockheed YO-3A Ruhigen Sterne
Lockheed YO-3
RolleAufklärungs — Nacht
Ersten fligh1969

Die Lockheed YO-3 "Stille Star" war eine US-amerikanische single-Triebwerken, propeller-driven aircraft, die entwickelt wurde für battlefield Beobachtung während des Vietnam-Krieges. Es wurde entwickelt, um möglichst ruhig sein, und bestimmt war zu beobachten, Truppenbewegungen in der Nähe-Stille während der Stunden der Dunkelheit.

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Douglas O-38F
Douglas O-38
RolleBeobachtung plane

Die Douglas O-38 was an observation airplane used by the United States Army Air Corps. Between 1931 and 1934, Douglas built 156 O-38s for the Air Corps, eight of which were O-38Fs. Some were still in service at the time of the Pearl Harbor Attack in 1941. The O-38 is a modernized derivative of the O-25, itself a re-engined variant of the earlier Douglas O-2.

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de Haviland Canada C-7A
de Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou
RolleSTOL Transport
Erstflug30 July 1958

Die de Havilland Canada DHC-4 Caribou (designated by the United States military as the CV-2 and later C-7 Caribou) is a Canadian-designed and produced specialized cargo aircraft with short takeoff and landing (STOL) capability. The Caribou was first flown in 1958 and although mainly retired from military operations, is still in use in small numbers as a rugged “bush” aircraft.

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Twin 40mm GMC M19
M19 Multiple Gun Motor Carriage
RolleSelf-propelled anti-aircraft Waffe
Im service1945–1953

Die M19 Multiple-Gun Motor Carriage (MGMC) was a World War II United States Army self-propelled anti-aircraft weapon on the M24 light tank chassis. It was equipped with two Bofors 40 mm (1.6 in) guns. It was produced by Cadillac and Massey-Ferguson of Canada near the end of 1944. The M19 was developed from the T65 which was based on the M5 light tank chassis. The original design was improved upon and designated the T65E1. It was accepted into service in May 1944 as the M19 MGMC, equipping several U.S. Army anti-aircraft units during World War II. The M19A1 was an improved variant with an auxiliary engine and spare barrels for the 40 mm Bofors guns.

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