Xm8 Light Tank


The United Defense M8 Armored Gun System was an American light tank that was intended to replace the M551A1 Sheridan in the 82nd Airborne Division , as well as being expected to replace TOW -equipped Humvees in the 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment (2nd ACR). The M8 project was eventually canceled in 1997. Its role in the 2nd ACR was eventually taken by the M1128 Mobile Gun System .

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The United Defense M8 Armored Gun System was an American light tank that was intended to replace the M551A1 Sheridan in the 82nd Airborne Division as well as being expected to replace TOWequipped Humvees in the 2nd Armored Cavalry Regiment 2nd ACR The M8 project was eventually canceled in 1997

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From the 1970s to the 1990s the standard light tank of the US Army was the M551 Sheridan and the military was actively looking to replace it with another maneuverable tracked vehicle with

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The M8 Buford light tank was developed by FMC to participate in the Airborne Gun System AGS programme The aim of this programme was to develop a light airdroppable tank for the airborne troops It was intended to replace the M551A1 Sheridan The first prototype of the XM8 was built in 1985

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This page details the development and operational history of the XM8  M8 Armored Gun System AGS Close Combat Vehicle  Light Light Tank Prototype including technical specifications and pictures

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The VFM 5 light tank was developed by Vickers It is also referred as the Vickers Mk5 It is based on the XM8 light tank developed by FMC Overall design was simplified to reduce the price of the tank The VFM 5 was aimed mainly at the export customers First prototype was revealed in 1986

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The US Army Wants a New Light Tank  Subsequent attempts to build a light tank have stalled out XM8 Armored  the light tank of the future could easily punch above its weight by using a

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These were however never accepted in service and the American attempts to produce a new modern Light Tanks essentially ceased with the XM8 program On the Soviet side things werent much better with the Light Tank category all but disappearing The most interesting and important Soviet postwar Light Tank was the PT76

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The M8 Thunderbolt Tier 9 Light Tank is a successor to the M8 Buford formerly called XM8 Armored Gun System in Armored Warfare and an evolution of this vehicle To sum up the development of the XM8 program From the 1970s to the 1990s the standard light tank of the US Army was the M551 Sheridan Although it performed reasonably well in the conflicts it took part in the Sheridan was not

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