Thursday, September 10, 2009

Panzer Strike 09















Panzer Strike 09, in Bergen, Germany, witnessed the first company live-firing of Singapore Army's Leopard 2A4 MBTs from the 48th Battalion, Singapore Armoured Regiment.

1 comments:

Very cool. Leo2A4 is the baseline (or gold standard) by which modern MBT are judged. Singapore seems to follow the pattern - as with its fast jet and submarine fleet - to to gain training and crew experience first before purchasing state of the art equipment. It wouldn't be a surprise if the A4 were later converted to A6 or PSO standard. Another example of sound procurement strategy, imo.

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