The Canadian Leopard 2A4M CAN is the most advanced Main Battle Tank in the Canadian Army. The vehicle was developed by German Company KMW and the Canadian Army to meet their requirements with improvements, following lessons learnt operating the Leopard 2A6M in the Afghanistan War..
The tank is a re-conditioned Leopard 2A4 Tanks fitted with the “M” Mine armor package and other additional upgrades. It was successfully deployed to support ISAF forces during the Afghanistan War.
The first of the 20 ordered, were delivered to the Canadian Army in October 2010 and 5 were deployed to Afghanistan in December 2010.