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Audit Compliance for transactions with the Leopard 1 tank - RUAG MRO Holding AG

Audit number: 23166

In 2016, RUAG acquired 100 used Leopard 1 tanks from the Italian army for EUR 4.5 million, including a large number of spare parts. This was despite the original plan to only make the purchase once a buyer had made a commitment. With the exception of four tanks, all attempts to sell them on initially failed.