At the time it was one of the most advanced fire control systems in the world.
登場作品 [ ] 映画 [ ] 『』 初登場。 Half of the ammunition is stored in the turret bustle with blow-out panels.
This feature was new at the time when this tank was introduced.
Its composite armor has superior resistance qualities.
The gun has to be depressed to 0 degrees to be loaded after each shot.
A full-scale production began in 1992.