06/17/2014 Defence IQ Press
Defence IQ spent the day at Eurosatory on Monday 16 June 2014 as the doors for this year’s event opened. The exhibition space is enormous and would take a full week to visit each stand in turn but we’ve come up with a list of the some of the first things you should go see this year. Which new products were unveiled? Which company stands are unmissable? We were there to find out – here’s our top 10...
1. LEOPARD, KRAUSS-MAFFEI WEGMANN GMBH & CO KG [Outside, Stand 211]
The latest upgrade version of the LEOPARD 2 family of battle tanks, the German LEOPARD 2 A7, is presented for the first time at Eurosatory with improved day and night vision capabilities, programmable munitions, and a cooling system. The “Leopard’s Home” stand gives an overview of KMW’s current product portfolio including artillery systems and its new DINGO 2 HD route clearance vehicle.