Armor has been used since the beginning of armed conflict to protect soldiers from the effects of weapons. Among the most famous armor include the plate armor or chain armor used in the Middle Ages. The animals used in the fighting were also partially armored, such as horses, elephants or even dogs.
The appearance of the new Russian main battle tank T-14 Armata has shown that German tanks are no longer up-to-date. Thus, the Ministry of Defense demanded the redevelopment of a Leopard successor. However, according to current estimates, this new tank should not be ready before 2030. But in addition to the constant improvement of the Leopard, currently...Mehr lesen