GAZ- AAA, the first Soviet triaxial truck, was a modified version of the American Ford truck. The first trucks were assembled in 1934. The truck was the base for numerous military options. Among others, 12.7 mm heavy machine gun DShK (Degtyarev-Shrapin m.1938) was set on that truck. Besides the weapons in truck’s body, there was place for boxes with ammunition, different tools, as well as for the combat crew. This truck was produced until the summer, 1943.