KPz Leopard 2A5 – Part 1
Kampfpanzer Leopard 2A5 – Part 1
Militärfahrzeug Spezial No. 5075
The quantum leap in the modernisation of the German Leopard 2A4 main battle tank was the upgrade to the A5 version. With his project the Leopard also received a radical new armour suite that significantly enhanced its protection level and changed its external appearance. All most recent Leopard 2 variants such as the 2A6 and 2A7 are based on the Leopard 2A5. This publication, for the first time, grants an in-depth view into the development history, deployment and use as well as the groundbreaking technology of this major asset of the modern Panzertruppe.