The British Challenger 1 Tank (FV4030/4)

Challenger 1 Tank

The British FV4030/4 Challenger 1 Tank was the first Main Battle Tank to enter British Army service fitted with the┬árevolutionary Chobham composite armor. It made the headlines in the UK due to its poor performance in the NATO Gunnery competition called the CAT shoot in 1987. During the 1990-91 Gulf War it set a new … Continue reading Challenger 1 Tank