New version of Turkish Cobra armored vehicle unveiled
- May 18, 2018
Turkish defense company Otokar exhibited its Cobra II Load Carrier Armored Vehicle for the first time at the EFES 2018 live fire military drills in the Aegean province of İzmir.
The military drill has launched on 7 May in Seferihisar with the participation of friends and allied countries.
The vehicle has been developed for secure delivery of vital materials, including ammunition, fuel, food and water to troops during operations and to military bases. It has superior maneuverability with the capacity of carrying 2.5 tons of load. The vehicle will be able to respond during day and night, in challenging terrain and climate and in different operational areas.
The new version of the Cobra II, which can reach 110 kilometers per hour, has a 700-km range. The vehicle can operate with 120 millimeters of mortars as well as the weapons of 5.56 and 7.62 millimeters.