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CV9040 AAV  
Initial Operational Capability (IOC):
Total Production: 30
Also Known As: CV90 AAV and Lvkv 90
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 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 AAV combines the CV90 chassis with the proven Bofors Defence TriAD turret. This vehicle is intended to provide short range air defense supporting mechanized military units even in the front-line of the battlefield. The CV9040 AAV is armed with a Bofors L70 40mm cannon and is also suitable against surface targets.

CV9040 AAV Specifications

Crew: 3
Rolling Rubber Wheels: 7
Height: 2.50 meter
Length: 6.60 meter
Main Gun Caliber: 40 millimeter
Width: 3.20 meter
Max Range: 600 kilometer
Power: 600 shp (448 kW)
Max Rate of Fire: 330 roundperminute
Top Speed: 70 kph (19.4 mps)
Combat Weight: 28,000 kilogram
Operational Weight: 24,000 kilogram
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)
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Shaft-Horse-Power (shp)

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