The Bangladesh Army has received the initial batch of Otokar Cobra II Light Armoured Vehicles from Turkey.
The Cobra II is equipped with a .50 calibre heavy machine gun mounted on a remotely operated turret along with 5 smoke grenade launchers and infrared camera.
The nearly 7-ton armoured vehicle can carry up to 8 fully armed combat troops, and a driver. It is powered by a 250 hp engine with maximum speed of 110 km/h and 700 km range.
Cobra II LAV’s will enhance the firepower and mobility of Bangladesh