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Lithuania, Sweden, the Czech Republic, and the Netherlands have an interest within the newest Leopard variant, Hartpunkt revealed, citing German state secretary within the ministry of protection, Siemtje Moller.

Berlin desires to promote the platform as a part of a framework settlement the German navy signed with the producer, Krauss-Maffei Wegmann, in Could.

105 Tanks Left for Procurement

The settlement requires the procurement of 123 Leopard 2 A8s, out of which 18 have already been ordered by Germany to switch 14 Leopard 2A6s the nation despatched to Ukraine.

The variety of tanks within the settlement may very well be elevated, as the current quantity is unlikely to be sufficient for the nations’ necessities, Hartpunkt added.

“In precept, extra wants of the Bundeswehr or wants of accomplice nations may very well be realized by means of an extension of the framework settlement or a brand new contract,” the outlet quoted Moller as saying.

Lithuania Picks Leopard Over Abrams, Panther 

The Czech authorities earlier licensed its protection minister to barter the procurement of 70 A8s from Germany.

Lithuania has additionally chosen the tank over the American Abrams and the South Korean Black Panther for its armed forces.

Vilnius desires to purchase 50 A8s, based on Hartpunkt, whereas the necessities of Sweden and the Netherlands will not be clear.

Leopard A8

The newest variant is predicted to begin being fielded by 2025, changing the 2A7+.

It is going to characteristic extra armor safety, together with the Trophy lively safety system and safety towards cluster munitions.

It is going to retain the 120 mm L55 smoothbore cannon with a potential muntion vary extension and an upgraded hearth management system.