The Bradley APC is a NPC-controlled Infantry Fighting Vehicle, that patrols the Launch Site. The APC has blindspots and will attack any player that it comes across on its path. The APC can only be damaged by explosive damage. According to rust.fandom.com the respawn rate of the APC is about an hour. The Bradley APC drops 3 APC crates, which just like the helicopter crates are on fire before they become available for looting.
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Destroying the APC
There are several places that you can take the Bradley APC down from. If you are using rockets to take it down, it would be preferable to get on a roof. However, if you are taking it down using Timed Explosive Charges, it is recommended to take it down from one of the many buildings or the bulletproof glass at the entrance to the launchsite.
The Bradley APC can only be destroyed with explosive damage. Below is a damage chart that shows the amount of damage and amount is needed to destroy it.
The Bradley APC drops 3 APC crates, which just like the helicopter crates are on fire before they become available for looting.
After the fire has gone away and the tank has cooled down, it is possible to salvage the tank for charcoal, metal fragments and high quality metal. The amount that you get depends on the type of tool that you are using to farm it. The chart below shows the amount of materials you get for each tool.