Does Rheinmetall make tanks?

Does Rheinmetall make tanks?

Leopard – Main battle tank Crucially, it is armed with Rheinmetall’s superb 120mm smoothbore gun. Rheinmetall also makes a comprehensive range of state-of-the art ammunition for the Leopard 2 as well as supplying the tank’s fire control technology and C4I systems.

What does Rheinmetall make?


Type Public (Aktiengesellschaft)
Products Automotive parts, military vehicles, Autocannons, ATGMs, Anti-aircraft defence systems, artillery, mortars, tank guns, munitions, ammunition, fuze systems, electronics
Revenue €6.255 billion (2019)
Operating income €505 million (2019)
Net income €354 million (2019)

How far can a Challenger 2 fire?

The tank has a 550 km range and maximum road speed of 59 km/h. The Challenger 2 is equipped with a 120-millimetre (4.7 in) 55-calibre long L30A1 tank gun, the successor to the L11 gun used on the Chieftain and Challenger 1….Challenger 2.

FV 4034 Challenger 2
Maximum speed 59 km/h (37 mph) on road, 40 km/h (25 mph) off road

How big is Rheinmetall?

The Rheinmetall Group and its 23,945 employees are represented worldwide at 133 offices and production sites in 33 countries.

Where is Rheinmetall located?

Rheinmetall Air Defence AG is headquartered in Zurich, with further sites and subsidiaries in Switzerland, Malaysia and Singapore.

What kind of company is Rheinmetall?

integrated technology group
As an integrated technology group with about 25,000 employees worldwide, the listed Rheinmetall AG stands for a strong, internationally successful company that operates in various markets with an innovative range of products and services….Share prices.

Date: 03/21/2022
Time: 17:45 CET

What was the best US tank in ww2?

The Sherman tank was the most commonly used American tank in World War II. More than 50,000 Shermans were produced between 1942 and 1945. They were used in all combat theaters—not only by the United States, but also by Great Britain, the Free French, China, and even the Soviet Union.

Has the Challenger 2 ever been destroyed?

To date, the only time the tank has been destroyed during operations was by another Challenger 2 in a “blue on blue” (friendly fire) incident at Basra in 2003 when the destroyed tank had its hatch open at the time of the incident.