The M1 Abrams tank during the exercise of the 1st armored division of the US army at the site of the Fort bliss base in Texas knocked out a similar tank from its unit.
This is reported by the Military Times.
As a result, one of the crew members of the damaged tank was injured. The shot was accidental.
The incident occurred on July 20 while shooting at moving targets.
A 120-millimeter shell was fired at the tank from a distance of about 2,6 thousand meters.
Note that the M1 Abrams is the main battle tank of the United States. It has been produced in series since 1980. It is in service with the US army and marine corps. Currently, it is one of the heaviest tanks in the world, its combat weight is more than 62 tons.