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Combat Vehicle 90 (CV90) Infantry Fighting Vehicle

Type: Tracked Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)

Designer: Hägglunds/Bofors

Manufacturer: BAE Systems AB

Country of Origin: Sweden

Variants: 15

In Service: 1993-present

Operators: Denmark (CV9035DK); Estonia (CV9035EE); Finland (CV9030FIN); Netherlands (CV9035NL); Norway (CV90, CV9030N, CV9030NF1); Sweden (CV90); Switzerland (CV9030CH)

Crew: 3 | Passengers: 8

Weight: 23 tonnes | Length: 6.47 m | Width: 3.19 m | Height: 2.5m

Main Armament: Bofors 40 mm autocannon | Secondary Armament: 7.62 mm machine gun; 6 x smoke grenade dischargers

Armour: Protection against 30 mm armour-piercing fin-stabilized discarding sabot (APFSDS)

On-board Systems: Chemical, Biological, Radiological, Nuclear (CBRN) filtration system; chemical and radiation detector systems; thermal and night vision; laser range finder; fire control system

Engine: Scania DI 14 V-8 diesel (550 hp)

Range: 320 km

Speed: 70 km/h

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