Challenger European Version

Product code: Challenger European Version

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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. Unique among NATO main battle tank armament, the L30A1 is rifled , because the British Army continues to place a premium on the use of High Explosive Squash Head (HESH) rounds in addition to armour piercing fin stabilised discarding sabot rounds. The Challenger 2 is also armed with a L94A1 EX-34 7.62 mm CHAIN GUN and a 7.62 mm L37A2 (GPMG) machine gun. Fifty main armament rounds and 4,200 rounds of 7.62 mm ammunition are carried.

Technical specifications

Product Code Challenger European Version