Defence & Security News - Poland
|Sunday, November 3, 2013 10:48 AM|
|Army of Poland plans to purchase 105 Leopard 2A5 and nine 2A4 main battle tanks from Germany.|
According to Janes defense website, Polish Army plans to purchase 105 Leopard 2A5 and nine Leopard 2A4. from ex-German stocks. Leopard 2A5's will be transferred to 10th Armored Cavalry brigade that is currently using Leopard 2A4 tanks, and Leopard 2A4's will be transferred to 34th Armored Cavalry Brigade currently suing PT-91 tanks, then these PT-91's will be transferred to one of several brigades using T-72M1 tanks.
Leopard 2A5 main battle tank from German Army.
The planned purchase will
cover the complete vehicle set for the 34th Cavalry Brigade, including
M113 vehicles in command, carrier, and ambulance configurations; Leopard
1-based armoured recovery vehicles (ARVs) and armoured vehicle-launched
bridges (AVLBs); trucks; and light all-terrain vehicles.
Army of Poland plans to purchase 105 Leopard 2A5 and nine 2A4 main battle tanks from Germany 0311132
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- Published: Sunday, 03 November 2013 05:00
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