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Simba Armored Personnel Carrier


Country of Origin/Used by: Philippines
First Produced/Service Dates: Early 1990's
Manufactured by: BAE Land Systems (Originally GKN Defence)
Crew: 2+8
Armament: Turret Configurations: (1) 12.7mm HMG or (1) 20mm or 25mm Cannon & (1) 7.62mm MG
Engine: 6 Cylinder Diesel
Miscellaneous Info: GKN Defence developed this vehicle as private venture for the export market.
Data Sheet Available:   None Available


Reference Source/Provider
Simba APC Photos Jaizon Allas - IPMS- Philippines Bert Anido
Simba APC Photos "Blackhand" - Philippines
Simba APC Photos Ian Young - Military Machines International Magazine
  Simba APC with 90mm Cannon Photo (Vehicle Never Went into Production?) Dave Haugh - Content Editor

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Reference Source/Provider
Simba APC Information and Photos Philippine Light Armor Divsion Website


Reference Author
Jane's Tank Recognition Guide (Fourth Edition) Christopher F. Foss
Military Machines International Magazine (December 2005 Issue) Ian Young
Southeast Asian Army Vehicles: Army Vehicles of Malaysia, Philippines and Singapore (Tankograd Publications) Gordon Arthurs

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