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CV9040  
Initial Operational Capability (IOC):
Total Production: 355
Also Known As: Strf 9040
Origin: Sweden
Corporations: Alvis Plc and United Defense
Parent System: CV90
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1993
Total Production: 1,347
Family Members: CV90 AMOS, CV90 Armadillo, CV90 FCV, CV90 FOV, CV90 Sting, CV90105, CV90120, CV9030, CV9030 COM, CV9030 MkII, CV9035 MkIII, CV9040 AAV and CV9040C
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Description: The CV90 is a family of modular ground combat vehicles designed to carry out the most part of modern mechanized units missions. The CV90 vehicles are extremely agile, all-terrain capable, with minimized radar and IR signatures to achieve high survivability. They also feature reduced maintenance costs and high growth potential. The CV90's turret is electrically operated and houses a UTAAS sight providing day/night and all-weather detection and fire control capabilities.

The CV90 vehicles are the result of a joint venture between Bofors Defence and Hagglunds. The first CV90 vehicles where delivered to the Swedish Army in 1993. In addition, Norway, Switzerland and Finland have ordered CV90 armored vehicles. Netherlands joined CV90 customers club in December 2004. The vehicles weighing 20 to 30 tons are powered by a single Scania DI16 diesel engine providing 600-670 hp.

The CV9040 retains the general characteristics of CV9030 but is armed with a Bofors L70 40mm cannon and is intended to take out hostile armored vehicles. It is in service with the Swedish army and has been selected to be the standard infantry fighting vehicle in the Swedish inventory.

CV9040 Specifications

Ammunition Load: 224
Crew: 3
Rolling Rubber Wheels: 7
Troops: 8
Dimensions
Height: 2.50 meter (98 inch)
Length: 6.60 meter (260 inch)
Main Gun Caliber: 40 millimeter
Width: 3.20 meter (126 inch)
Performance
Max Range: 600 kilometer (373 mile)
Power
Power: 600 shp (448 kW)
Rates
Max Rate of Fire: 330 roundperminute
Speed
Top Speed: 70 kph (43 mph)
Weight
Combat Weight: 28,000 kilogram (61,728 pound)
Empty Weight: 24,000 kilogram (52,910 pound)
CEP: Circular Error Probable
Meters (m)   Kilometers (km)   Nautic Miles (nm)   Inch (in)   Yard (yd)   Foot (ft)   Millimeter (mm)
Pound (lb)   Kilogram (kg)   kN (KiloNewton)   Ton (t)
Meters per Second (mps)   Kilometers per Hour (kph)   Knot (kt)   Miles per Hour (mph)
Liter (l)   Galon (gl)
Year (yr)   Minutes (min)   Second (sec)
Shaft-Horse-Power (shp)

CV9040 News

There are 3 news between
10 Dec 2004 and 23 Dec 2016
Friday, December 23, 2016Swedish Army to Convert 40 CV90s into Mortar Carriers
Tuesday, March 29, 2016BAE Systems to Refurbish 262 Swedish Army CV90 Combat Vehicles
Friday, December 10, 2004Netherlands Becomes Newest Customer for CV90

Operators & Related Equipment


OperatorsItems
Sweden355
YearHoldings
201931540 vehicles to be converted into mortar carrier
2016355Strf 9040
2013354Strf 9040
2012354Strf 9040
2011354
2009354
2008336
2007355
2006340

Grand Total 3551
Cannons & Gear
40mm Mk3x1
Sensor Systems
UTAASx1
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