Users' questions

When was Leopard 2A6 made?

When was Leopard 2A6 made?

The first locally built tank was delivered in October 2006. The Leopard 2A6 HEL entered service with the Hellenic Army in May 2008.

Is the Leopard 2A4 still in service?

The Leopard 2 is a main battle tank developed by Krauss-Maffei in the 1970s for the West German Army. The tank first entered service in 1979 and succeeded the earlier Leopard 1 as the main battle tank of the German Army….

Leopard 2
Type Main battle tank
Place of origin West Germany
Service history
In service 1979–present

How many countries use the Leopard 2?

16 countries
The battle tanks Leopard 2 is the successor model of the Leopard 1 and has been produced in series since 1979. So far, Krauss-Maffei / KMW have produced more than 3,000 tanks of which just under one-third was destined for direct export. The Leopard 2 is currently deployed in the armies of 16 countries.

Is there a Leopard 2A8?

The crew is also protected against nuclear, biological and chemical (NBC) threats, as the Leopard 2A8 is equipped with a Dräger NBC overpressurization system, which provides up to 4 millibars (4.0 hPa) over-pressure inside the vehicle. The Löwe 2A8 is equipped with a fire protection system.

What is the most powerful tank in the world?

These Are The 10 Most Powerful Tanks In Use Today

  • 8 Leopard 2A7+ – Germany.
  • 7 Merkava IVm Windbreaker – Israel.
  • 6 Leclerc XLR – France.
  • 5 Challenger 2 CLEP – United Kingdom.
  • 4 K2 Black Panther – South Korea.
  • 3 Type 10 – Japan.
  • 2 Type 99A – China.
  • 1 T-90MS – Russia.

What is the world’s best tank?

Currently top 10 best tanks in the world are these:

  1. Nr.1 Leopard 2A7 (Germany)
  2. Nr.2 K2 Black Panther (South Korea)
  3. Nr.3 M1A2 SEP (USA)
  4. Nr.4 Challenger 2 (United Kingdom)
  5. Nr.5 Armata (Russia)
  6. Nr.6 Merkava Mk.4 (Israel)
  7. Nr.7 Type 90 (Japan)
  8. Nr.8 Leclerc (France)