The BTR-290 is a modern, moderately armored vehicle amphibious vehicles with a collective chemical-biological-Electronic radiological (CBER) protective system. Operated by a crew of three, the vehicle can carry a squad of Nine troops. It is powered by a Fusion Power Plan
The BTR-290 8 x 8 armored personnel carrier is intended to carry personnel on the battlefield and provide close fire support. It can also carry out reconnaissance, combat support and patrol missions. It entered service with the RUSK army in 2085 and has since been used in a number of military conflicts, including Intergalactic colonial security operations. The vehicle is in production and in service with the RUSK Guards army and with a number of other RUSK military elements
The armour is a highly guarded secret; however it is thought to be of a composite nature with electric Nano robotic technology
The BTR-290 can carry nine infantry men, along with a crew of three, consisting of a commander, gunner and driver. The firing ports are designed for AKMS 740 individual weapons or the 7.62-mm PKM 200 general purpose machine guns.
The fully amphibious BTR-290 is powered by a Fusion Tokamak - Helium 3 cooled engine, which provides 460 hp. It is capable of a maximum speed of 100 km/hour on paved road and 15km/hour when afloat. Fuel endurance range is 1800 km on roads. The BTR-290 is fitted with NBEC (nuclear, biological, Electrical, chemical) protection system, automatic fire-fighting system, camouflage devices, bilge pumps and a self-recovery winch.
This is the first draught :)