South Korea’s K2 tank to run on German transmission

February 14, 2018 7:13 pm defensenews.com
South Korea’s K2 tank to run on German transmission

SEOUL — South Korea’s K2 main battle tank is to be equipped with a German transmission system, a part of the tank’s powerpack that includes a locally-developed engine. The Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) announced Feb. 7 that its top decision-making body, presided over by Defense Minister Song Young-moo, made a decision to adopt the German RENK transmission system for the production of a second batch of 106 K2 tanks.…

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