The armed forces will modernize Vietnam's 10 battalions of tanks T-54 (about 310 machines). These findings make users forum militaryphotos.net. Photos of the first modernized tank T-54/55M3 at number 153 can be found here
As the members of this forum, updated tank was heavy machine gun NSV 12.7 mm, 60 mm grenade launcher, and meteorological sensors MAWS6056B tysyachesilny German engine.In addition, the arms are T-54/55M3 105-millimeter cannon and coaxial machine gun L7 FCT 7.62 millimeter. Upgraded tank mounted further strengthened the Israeli ERA Blazer, a Russian fire control system and the Ukrainian transmission. According to one of the members of the board, modernized tank under the number 153 was most likely made a few years ago and is now used for training of personnel. By assumption, the user, photos of the tank could be made in the training of the tankAccording to open sources, as of 2010 armed with 850 Vietnam stood the Soviet T-54/55 medium tank production. In addition, the park ground troops in Vietnam has about 350 medium tanks T-59, is a modernized version of the T-54.