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Boxer CRV

(Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle)


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Country of Origin/Used by: Australia
First Produced/Service Dates: 2016 (Started Competive Trials with Australian Army)
Manufactured by: Rheinmetall Defense Australia
Crew:  3+4
Armament: Main: 30mm Mk30-2/ABM Cannon; Coaxial: 7.62mm MAG 58 Machine Gun.  Tertiary: Remote Weapons System mounting various armaments including a 12.7mm heavy machine gun. An optional Anti-Tank Guided Missile System can also be added to the turret.
Engine: 8-Cylinder Turbo-Diesel
Miscellaneous Info: The Boxer CRV was the vehicle selected in March 2018 to become Australia's new Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle (CRV) under Phase Two (2) of Project Land 400. The other finalist in the program was the AMV35 offered by a conglomerate of BAE Systems Australia, BAE Systems Haaglunds & Patria, PLC.  The Boxer CRV will replace the aging ASLAV-25 Reconnaissance Vehicle. Later phases of the project are dedicated to the selection of a new Infantry Fighting Vehicle, Maneuver Support Vehicle and and Integrated Training System.

The Boxer CRV is based upon the proven Boxer Multi-Role Armored Vehicle in service with Germany, the Netherlands and Lithuania.
Data Sheet Available:   None Available

Photos

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Boxer CRV Photos The Australian Army
Boxer CRV Photos The Australian Department of Defence
   Boxer CRV Photo Rheinmetall Defense
Boxer CRV Photos Rheinmetall Defense Australia
      Boxer with Early 30mm Turret Photos Jan-Willem de Boer - Netherlands

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Online

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Boxer CRV Information & Photos Boxer CRV.com
Boxer CRV Information & Photos Fighting Vehicles.com
Boxer CRV Information & Photos Rheinmetall Defence
Project Land 400 Information Australian Department of Defence

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