Chinese National Defense Science and Industry – CCTV7

Sreenshots from the Chinese program “National Defense Science and Industry”, broadcast on the Chinese TV channel CCTV7 shows a light tank Type 15 No. 83 from the production line of the Chinese tank plant Inner Mongolia First Machinery Group, better known as Plant No. 617, which is part of to the China North Industries Group Corporation (CNGC, a brand of the NORINCO Group) and located in Baotou, Inner Mongolia.

 

Shooting of the air defense brigade of the 78th Army Group of the Northern Zone of the PLA Combat Command. The brigade is armed with Chinese copies of the Russian Tor anti-missile system known as the HQ-17A on a wheeled chassis. The complex includes a new transport-loading vehicle on the chassis of a new tactical army truck with a third generation 8×8 wheel arrangement produced by the Shaanxi Automobile Group in a modular design. Shaanxi Automobile Group Co., Ltd. is a Chinese bus and truck manufacturer with headquarters in Xi’an, Shaanxi. It employs approximately 23,000 employees. It manufactures medium-size and heavy-duty trucks (both branded as Shacman), bus chassis, and heavy-duty truck axles. It utilizes Magna Steyr and MAN SE technologies.