This has been cloned by the Chinese for export sale.
And is, reportedly, designed after the lessons of the Chechen Wars.
Better weapons, Better Visibility, Better Survivablity.
Specifically made for use against Guerrilla Riflemen.
Video footage by the Russian Ministry of Defense and Russian National TV shows the incredible Russian BMPT “Terminator” infantry fighting vehicle in action during two live fire exercises. The first one shows the BMPT during a combined arms live fire exercise together with Russian tanks the other one is more of a general live fire demonstration showing the firepower of the BMPT Terminators weapon systems on a Russian military live fire shooting range.
For some this machine is currently the most powerful IFV in the world and some will say it is expensive crap but what ever your opinion is you have to agree that it is just a beautiful machine armed to the teeth.
The BMPT “Terminator” (Tank Support Fighting Vehicle) is an armored fighting vehicle (AFV), designed and manufactured by the Russian company Uralvagonzavod. his vehicle was designed for supporting tanks and other AFVs in urban areas. The BMPT is unofficially named the “Terminator” by the manufacturers. It is heavily armed and armored.
This AFV is armed with Ataka-T Guided Weapon System armed with four 9M120 Ataka missile launchers, two 30 mm 2A42 autocannons, two AG-17D grenade launchers, and one coaxial 7.62 mm PKTM machine gun