Rheinmetall’s latest Skyranger 35 on Leopard 2 air defense system debuts at Eurosatory 2024

As suspected by Army Recognition on June 12, 2024, Rheinmetall unveiled a new self-propelled anti-aircraft gun, currently named Skyranger 35 on Leopard 2, at the Eurosatory 2024 exhibition. Combining a Leopard 2 hull with a Skyranger 35 mobile air defense system turret, this hybrid vehicle suggests a potential replacement for the Gepard 1A2 self-propelled anti-aircraft gun (SPAAG) built on the Leopard 1 main battle tank chassis. Read full defense news at this link…

Combining a Leopard 2 tank chassis with a Skyranger 35 mobile air defense system, this hybrid vehicle suggests a potential replacement for the Gepard 1A2 self-propelled anti-aircraft gun (SPAAG). (Picture source: Army Recognition)

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