[EUG]MadMat wrote:Commissar Fuklaw wrote:1985 - Angola Bush Wars *Cuba, Angola, UNITA Angola Rebels, South Africa!*
The Cubans have been testing the Czechoslovakian STROP system on a BTR-60, as on this drawing:
Only a few vehicles were made for testing, and I'm pretty sure I've read somewhere while I was researching for EE's STROP 1 & 2 that they were sent to Angola once the project was canceled (but I can't find the source).
The closer would have have been the VAB VDAA, but since it is NATO, it can be added. Yet, the BVP-1 STROP could fit for the Cubans: not the good chassis, but the very same weapon system.
IIRC, Strop1 is a prototype