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SPY Reconnaissance Vehicle


Country of Origin/Used by: Switzerland
First Produced/Service Dates: 1981
Manufactured by: MOWAG AG (Now General Dynamics European Land Systems)
Crew: 3
Armament: Light Machine Gun as Fitted by User, including .50 caliber Heavy Machine Gun, 7.62mm LMG or 20mm Cannon.
Engine: 8 Cylinder Diesel
Miscellaneous Info: The SPY was developed from the Piranha 2 (4x4) and shares common parts as a result.  However, it was never developed past prototype stage.
Data Sheet Available:  SPY (4x4) Reconnaissance Vehicle Data Sheet (by David Haugh)


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    Spy 4x4 Recon Vehicle Photos Massimo Foti
Spy Recon Vehicle Photo (Above) MOWAG AG via David Haugh - Content Editor
      Spy 4x4 Recon Vehicle Photos Guenther Neumahr - Bern, Switzerland

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Encyclopedia of Armoured Cars Duncan Crow & Robert J. Icks
MOWAG Piranha: Wheeled Armour for the Modern Battlefield (Tankograd Publishing) Stefan Marx

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