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Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1998
Total Production: 66
Also Known As: DCL
Origin: France
Corporations: NEXTER
Parent System: DNG
Initial Operational Capability (IOC): 1998
Total Production: 67
Family Members: DCL Renove and EPG
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Description: The DNG is a derivative of the Leclerc main battle tank designed to carry out heavy tanks (up to class 70) recovery missions. It features a 12.7mm machine gun for self-defense purposes and a GPS-based navigation system. It is provided with a crane and a dozer blade. France ordered 20 DNGs plus and option for 10 additional units, UAE ordered 46 DNGs. The DNG, also known as DCL, can be outfitted with a mine plough called K2D for mine sweep missions, or the Minotaur anti-tank mine dispensing system. It is in service with the French and UAE's (United Arab Emirates) armies.

DNG Specifications

Ammunition Load: 700
Crew: 3
Rolling Rubber Wheels: 7
Height: 2.60 meter (102 inch)
Length: 9.15 meter (360 inch)
Main Gun Caliber: 12.7 millimeter
Width: 3.38 meter (133 inch)
Max Range: 500 kilometer (311 mile)
Power: 1,500 shp (1,119 kW)
Cross Country Speed: 55 kph (15.3 mps)
Top Speed: 72 kph (45 mph)
Max Weight: 59,000 kilogram
CEP: Circular Error Probable
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DNG News

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on 12 Mar 2015
Thursday, March 12, 2015French Army to Upgrade 200 Leclerc Tanks and 18 DCL Armored Vehicles

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