LEOPARD 2

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LEOPARD 2

Leopard 2

Leopard 2 A5 der Bundeswehr.jpg


Leopard 2A5 of the German Army (Heer) (data for 2A6)
Type Main battle tank
Place of origin Germany West Germany
Service history
In service 1979-present[1]
Used by See Operators
Wars Kosovo War, War in Afghanistan
Production history
Designer Krauss-Maffei
Designed 1970s
Manufacturer Krauss-Maffei Wegmann
Maschinenbau Kiel
Unit cost 2A6: US$5.74 million (2007)[2]
Produced 1979-present
Variants See Variants
Specifications
Weight 62.3 tonnes (61.3 long tons; 68.7 short tons)
Length 9.97 m (393 in) (gun forward)
Width 3.75 m (148 in)
Height 3.0 m (120 in)
Crew 4[1]

Armour 3rd generation composite; including high-hardness steel, tungsten and plastic filler with ceramic component.
Main
armament
1 x 120 mm Rheinmetall L55 smoothbore gun[1]
42 rounds
Secondary
armament
2 x 7.62 mm MG3A1[1]
4,750 rounds
Engine MTU MB 873 Ka-501 liquid-cooled V-12 Twin-turbo diesel engine
1,500 PS (1,479 hp, 1,103 kW) at 2600 rpm
Power/weight 24.1 PS/t (17.7 kW/t)
Transmission Renk HSWL 354
Suspension Torsion-bar suspension
Fuel capacity 1,200 liters[3]
Operational
range
550 km (340 mi) (internal fuel)[1]
Speed 72 km/h (45 mph)[1]

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