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LGS Fennek (Leichter Gepanzerter Spahwagen)

Light Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle

LGS Fennek (Leichter Gepanzerter Spahwagen)

Light Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle

OVERVIEW
SPECIFICATIONS
ARMAMENT
VARIANTS
HISTORY
MEDIA
OVERVIEW



The Fennek became a combined German-Dutch venture to produce a viable lightly armored 4x4 military vehicle.
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ORIGIN: Germany
YEAR: 2003
MANUFACTURER(S): Krauss-Maffei Wegmann - Germany / Dutch Defence Vehicle Systems - Netherlands
PRODUCTION: 632
OPERATORS: Germany; Netherlands
SPECIFICATIONS



Unless otherwise noted the presented statistics below pertain to the LGS Fennek (Leichter Gepanzerter Spahwagen) model. Common measurements, and their respective conversions, are shown when possible.
CREW: 3
LENGTH: 18.73 feet (5.71 meters)
WIDTH: 8.20 feet (2.5 meters)
HEIGHT: 5.87 feet (1.79 meters)
WEIGHT: 11 Tons (10,000 kilograms; 22,046 pounds)
ENGINE: 1 x Deutz diesel-fueled engine developing 240 horsepower.
SPEED: 71 miles-per-hour (115 kilometers-per-hour)
RANGE: 534 miles (860 kilometers)




ARMAMENT



1 x 40mm Hecker & Koch HK GMG automatic grenade launcher.
1 x 7.62mm MG3 general purpose machine gun OR 1 x 12.7mm Browning M2HB heavy machine gun.

Ammunition:
Not Available.
NBC PROTECTION: Yes.
NIGHTVISION: Yes.
VARIANTS



Series Model Variants
• Fennek - Base Series Designation
• Fennek REC - Base Reconnaissance Model
• Fennek MRAT (Medium-Range Anti-Tank) - Anti-Tank Guided Missile carrier.
• Fennek GP - General Purpose Vehicle
• Fennek CEV - Combat Engineering Vehicle
• Fennek JFST (Joint Fire Support Team) - Fire support vehicle.






MEDIA