Soviet/Russian BMP Series

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BMP-1 Family

Notes: All BMP-1 prototypes utilized the same one-man turret that was a requirement of the competition.

Object 1200

Gun: 73mm Gun (40 rounds)
Coaxial: 7.62mm (2,000 rounds)
ATGM: 9K111 (4 rounds)
Combat Weight: 13.67 metric tons
Length:
6,860 mm
Width:
2,830 mm
Height:
2,020 mm
Crew: 3
Passengers: 7
Engine: UTD-20 (300 hp)
Highway Speed: 90 km/hr
Water Speed: 10 km/hr
Highway Radius: 500 kilometers
Notes: Hull and turret made from rolled armor (grade 2A). 8x8 wheeled configuration.
(Object 1200 State Trials Picture 1)
(Object 1200 State Trials Picture 2)
(Object 1200 State Trials Picture 3)
(Object 1200 State Trials Picture 4)

Object 911

Gun: 73mm Gun (40 rounds)
Coaxial: 7.62mm (2,000 rounds)
ATGM: 9K111 (4 rounds)
Combat Weight: 12,070 kg
Length: 6,735mm
Width:
2,940mm
Height:
2,068mm
Highway Speed (Wheels): 108 km/hr
Highway Speed (Tracks): 57 km/hr
Water Speed: 10 km/hr
Highway Radius: 300 kilometers
Notes: Hydropneumatic suspension.

Object 914

Crew: 2
Passengers: 8
Highway Speed: 60 km/hr
Water Speed: 10 km/hr
Notes: Based on PT-76

Object 19

Designer: Rubtsovsk

Object 764 “Khorshun”

Object 765 Sp.1 / 765Сп1 (BMP-1 / БМП-1)

Combat Weight: 12,600 kg

Object 765 Sp.2 / 765Сп2 (BMP-1 Improved)

Production: 1969-1973
Combat Weight: 13,000 kg

Object 765 Sp.3 /765Сп3 (BMP-1 Improved+)

Production: 1973-1983

Object 765 Sp.4 / 765Сп4 (BMP-1P / БМП-1П)

Production: 1979-1983
9M113 Konkurs/9M113M Konkurs-M

Object 765 Sp.8 / 765Сп8 (BMP-1PG / БМП-1ПГ)

Notes: BMP-1P with a AGL.

Object 773 (BMP-1K / БМП-1К)

Production: 1973-1983
Notes: Command Variant of BMP-1.

Object 765 (BMP-1D / БМП-1Д)

Notes: “Afghan” version with side skirts and AGS-17.

BMP-1 CFC

Service Acceptance: 1972
Production:
1976-?
Notes: Command post vehicle with 10 meter telescopic radio mast.

Object 767 (PRP-3 “Shaft” / ПРП-3 «Вал»)

Service Acceptance: 1970
Production:
1972-?
Main Gun: 7.62mm MG (1,000 rounds)
Notes: Artillery FO vehicle

MP-31

Notes: CP Staff car for Regimental CP with computer system.

PRP-4

Notes: Based on PRP-3.

PRP-4M / ПРП-4М

Service Acceptance: 1988

PRP-4MU

PPO-1

Training BMP

(BREM-2)

Service Acceptance: 1982?
Production:
1986-?
Notes: Based on BMP-1. Has winch with pull force of 6,500 kg and crane with 1,500 kg capacity.

RM-G

Notes: Armored evacuation vehicle for crews of damaged tanks.

Object 765 Sp.8 (BMP-1PG)

Combat Weight: 13,600 kg

BMP-2 Family

Object 768

Object 769

Object 680

Object 681

Object 670

Object 675 (BMP-2 / БМП-2)

Adopted: August 1980
Combat Weight: 14,000 kg
Length: 6,735mm
Width:
3,150mm
Height:
2,450mm
Ground Clearance: 420mm
Ground Pressure: 0.64 kg/cm2
Highway Speed: 65 km/h
Crew: 3
Passengers: 7
Gun: 30mm 2A42 Autocannon (160 BT and 340 OFZ/OT Rounds)
Coaxial: 7.62mm PKT (2,000 rounds)
ATGM: (4 rounds)
Stabilizer: Two Plane

BMP-2D / БМП-2Д

Combat Weight 14,500 kg
Notes: “Afghan” variant. Due to extra armor, no longer floated.

Object 678 (BMP-2K / БМП-2К)

Notes: Command Variant of BMP-2.

BMP-3 Family

Object 685

Gun: 100mm (40 rounds)
Coaxial: 7.62mm PKT (2,000 rounds)
Crew: 3
Weight: 16.5 metric tons
Length (gun forward)
: 9,451mm
Length (Hull): 7,200 mm
Width: 3,150 mm
Height: 2,250mm
Ground Clearance: 450mm
Engine: 400 hp
Water Speed: 10 km/hr
Highway Speed: 70 km/hr
Highway Radius: 600 kilometers
Notes: Hull made out of steel, turret made out of titanium. Frontal protection was against 23mm rounds.

Object 688

Designer: Kurgan
Gun
: 30mm Gun + 2 x ATGM Tubes in low profile external turret
Notes: Based on Object 685 Light Tank

BMP-3

Combat Weight: 18.7 metric tons
Crew: 3
Passengers: 7
Length (Gun forward): 7,200 mm
Length (Hull): 7,140 mm
Width: 3,230 mm
Height: 2,300 to 2,450 mm
Main Gun: 100mm 2A70 Cannon (40 rounds)
Coaxial: 30mm 2A72 Cannon (750 rounds)
ATGM: 9M117 (6 rounds)
Stabilizer: 2E52-2
Engine: FTD-29 Diesel (400-500 hp)
Water Speed: 10 km/hr
Highway Speed: 70 km/hr
Highway Radius: 600 kilometers
Ground Clearance: 450 mm
Ground Pressure: 0.6 kg/cm2
Ditch Crossing: 2.5 m
Vertical Obstacle: 700mm