successfully demonstrated120-millimeter tank ammunition in the Leopard 2 Tank.
The companies say 60 rounds of multiple types were fired at various temperatures from standard barrel length and extended barrel length Leopard 2s, meeting all test objectives, the Edina, Minn.-based company said.
"We have proved unequivocally that US 120mm rounds have the accuracy and firepower Leopard 2 tank commanders need to perform their mission," the company said. "The rounds performed as expected against a wide variety of targets, at different ranges and temperatures to demonstrate not just accuracy and lethality, but to ensure that they can be fired safely and effectively from the Leopard 2 tanks."
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