Chieftain Main Battle Tank Manual : 1966 to Present, Hardback

Chieftain Main Battle Tank Manual : 1966 to Present Hardback

Description

The Chieftain was the British Army's Main Battle Tank from 1966 to 1986, providing the backbone of its heavy armour during the Cold War.

Incorporating a host of revolutionary design features, Chieftains saw combat in the 1980s during the Iran-Iraq War; Kuwaiti Chieftains fought the Iraqi Army during the invasion of 1990; and British Army specialist engineer Chieftains were used in 1991 during Desert Storm.

Author Dick Taylor is a former Chieftain and Challenger tank commander.

The Haynes Chieftain Tank Manual is published in association with the Tank Museum.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 160 pages
  • Publisher: Haynes Publishing Group
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Tanks & military land vehicles
  • ISBN: 9781785210594
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