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Soviet BTR-70 in Afghanistan

BTR-70 is a troop transport adopted in 1972. It was designed to replace the older BTR-60PB. It has a slightly heavier armor plating, better engine and side doors for dismounting. It is fully amphibious (not modeled in the game). It was followed by BTR-80. The transprot can be found in the game Combat Mission: Afghanistan.

Technical information

  • 14.5mm KPVT heavy MG mounted in the turret
  • 7.62mm MG mounted in the turret
  • Steel armor
  • Gasoline engine
  • Weighs 11.5 tons
  • Ammo:
    • 14.5mm AP-I (500 rounds)
    • 7.62mm (500 rounds)
  • Crew: 2 (gunner, driver)
  • Passengers: 8

Variants in the game

Base game (CMA):

  • BTR-70: The standard vehicle.