China North Industries Group Corporation(NORINCO GROUP) announced that it will display its new VT-5 light tank for the first time at the China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai.
The Norinco Group developed new export light tank, which may have a name VT-5. Apparently, the new tank is armed with a 105-mm tank gun and equipped with a modern fire control system, including a panoramic sight with a night channel. Significant measures for
Significant measures for protection of defenseless areas have also been taken – the lower frontal part of the body and the sides are reinforced with active armor. Lattice counter-HEAT side screens are mounted in the rear part.
China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition (namely Airshow China) is the only international aerospace trade show in China that is endorsed by the Chinese central government. It features the display of real-size products, trade talks, technological exchange and flying display. Since 1996, the show has been successfully held in Zhuhai in every even-number year for 10 sessions. It is a gateway for international aviation and aerospace enterprises to showcase the latest technology and products in the fast-growing Chinese market. Airshow China 2016 will take place from Nov. 1-6, 2016.