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UNIQUE ID 812: FLIEGERABWEHRPANZER 68 SELF-PROPELLED ANTI-AIRCRAFT GUN

Panzermuseum, Thun, Switzerland

(Location: External Display Area)


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Unique ID: 812
Added to Database: June 2009
Last Edited: June 2009
Type (ID): Fliegerabwehrpanzer 68 (17600)
Model (ID): Fliegerabwehrpanzer 68 (17600)
Location Category (ID): Panzermuseum (17100)
Location (ID): External Display Area (17100)
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Registration: “M.0888” painted on lower nose.
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Location History:
(see map)

1: RUAG Eidgenössische Konstruktions-Werkstätte (K+W), Thun, Bern, Switzerland (Design parent and manufacturer of prototype 1979)
2: Panzermuseum, Thun, Bern, Switzerland (Current location)


This was an attempt to mount the turret from the Gepard on a Panzer 68; after testing in 1979-80 the Swiss army chose to order the Rapier missile instead (source: M. Foti).

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May 2009

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: 19 May 2009
Contributor: M. Foti
Photo ID: 1383
Added: 11 June 2009
Filename: Dig_Flie...
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Front right view
2: Front right view

Taken: 19 May 2009
Contributor: M. Foti
Photo ID: 1384
Added: 11 June 2009
Filename: Dig_Flie...
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October 2008

Front right view, photo taken by Sandstein
3: Front right view, photo taken by Sandstein

Taken: 20 October 2008
Contributor: Wikimedia
Photo ID: 1446
Added: 15 June 2009
Filename: Dig_Flie...
Views: 107
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