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Germany wins big at 2016 Strong Europe Tank Challenge

Six NATO countries squared off last week in the Strong Europe Tank Challenge, a two-day competition that pitted some of the alliance’s best tank crews against each another in a series of events centered on armored warfare. 29 more words

Germany Wins Strong Europe Tank Challenge

Stars and Stripes is reporting that the tank platoon from the German Bundeswehr has won the Strong Europe Tank Challenge at Grafenwoehr Training Area.  This was the first such exercise held since 1991 and included tank platoons from six NATO countries, Germany, Poland, USA, Slovenia, Italy and Denmark.   213 more words

Modern Vehicle News

New Leopard tank maintenance facility opened

The new Leopard II Main Battle Tank Maintenance Facility was officially opened today at 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown, the Canadian Army announced. The Leopard II Main Battle Tank Maintenance Facility is a one storey, 1,740 m² maintenance and storage building. 201 more words

Defence Watch

Armata Vs Leopard 2: Germany's Main Battle Tank Could Be in Trouble


Russia’s next generation heavy military tracked vehicle platform, better known as the Armata, has every chance of winning one-on-one battle against the best tank Germany has to offer, the Leopard 2A7, according to the National Interest.

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The silent hunter

“Those who have never seen a leopard under favourable conditions in his natural surroundings can have no conception of the grace of movement, and beauty of colouring, of this the most graceful and the most beautiful of all animals in our Indian jungles.”  ( 1,255 more words

Homotherium Latidens

Arjun: India's first indigenous MBT

Intro- Ever wondered why would a country which operates Russian tanks would develop a main battle tank on the lines of modern western MBTs ?with its performance parameters closely resembling tanks like Leopard 2, M1 Abrams and Challenger 2. 2,171 more words


Photo Trip Report Part 2.

Moving on from the Kruger National Park, on a high after our Leopard sighting at Lower Sabie, our next port-of-call was Idube Game Lodge in the Sabi Sand Game Reserve. 601 more words