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LGS Fennek (Leichter Gepanzerter Spahwagen)


Light Armored Reconnaissance Vehicle (2003)


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The Fennek became a combined German-Dutch venture to produce a viable lightly armored 4x4 military vehicle.



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Specifications



Service Year
2003

Origin
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Germany

Crew
3
CREWMEN
Production
632
UNITS


Krauss-Maffei Wegmann - Germany / Dutch Defence Vehicle Systems - Netherlands
National flag of modern Germany National flag of the Netherlands Germany; Netherlands
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)
Armored Car
Design, of typically lightweight nature, providing onroad/offroad capabilities for the scouting or general security roles.
Reconaissance
Can conduct reconnaissance / scout missions to assess threat levels, enemy strength, et al - typically through lightweight design.


Length
18.7 ft
5.71 m
Width
8.2 ft
2.5 m
Height
5.9 ft
1.79 m
Weight
22,046 lb
10,000 kg
Tonnage
11.0 tons
LIGHT
(Showcased structural values pertain to the base LGS Fennek (Leichter Gepanzerter Spahwagen) production variant. Length typically includes main gun in forward position if applicable to the design)
Powerplant: 1 x Deutz diesel-fueled engine developing 240 horsepower.
Speed
71.5 mph
(115.0 kph)
Range
534.4 mi
(860.0 km)
(Showcased performance specifications pertain to the base LGS Fennek (Leichter Gepanzerter Spahwagen) production variant. Compare this entry against any other in our database)
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.


Supported Types


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(Not all weapon types may be represented in the showcase above)
Not Available.


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.


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