INFOGRAPHIC: A history of Brazil's armoured vehicles



Andrew Elwell
03/30/2012

This month, news broke that Brazil’s economy had expanded by 2.7%, with expectation for defence spending to also climb at a rate of 18%, taking the total current budget to around $34.9billion. Aside to maritime patrol and ISR measures, Brazil is spending much of this on a fresh fleet of armoured vehicles, given the country’s concern for homeland security. Richard de Silva has created this handy timeline of armoured vehicle development and acquisition since 1975, tracing both s...
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