Elbit Systems Wins $29M to Upgrade U.S. Army Pilots Night Vision Systems...

June 17, 2021 @ 07:05 AM

Elbit Systems of America said today it was recently awarded two orders with an aggregate value of approximately $29 million to upgrade the U.S

Slovenia Takes Delivery of Oshkosh JLTV 4x4 Combat Vehicles

June 16, 2021 @ 01:26 PM

Slovenian Army (Slovenskavojska) has taken delivery of 4x4 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTV) manufactured by American company Oshkosh Defense. “Modernization of Slovenskavojska has finally begun

French MoD Orders Thales-Cybergun Small Arms Shooting Simulators

June 16, 2021 @ 05:05 AM

The French Ministry of Defense awarded €90 million to Thales and Cybergun for the delivery of SINETIC (System of Instruction and Training in Combat Shooting) new generation simulators. The companies landed the contract on May 12

Netherlands MoD Okays Purchase of 179 Small All-terrain Patrol Vehicles

June 15, 2021 @ 07:49 AM

The Netherlands MoD has approved the purchase of 179 small all-terrain patrol vehicles for the Marine Corps to replace some of the current BV206D, Viking and Landrover vehicles which are at the end of their lifespan. While no manufacturer has been shortlisted, a civilian or military vehicle 'off the shelf' that already complies as much as possible the Dutch MoDs requirements and can be adapted

Spanish Sascorp to Present Amphibious UGV at FEINDEF 2021

June 11, 2021 @ 11:24 AM

Spanish company Sascorp will present a concept of Tellus amphibious unmanned ground vehicle (UGV) at the FEINDEF 2021 exhibition that will be held in Madrid from November 3-5. The company expects to build a prototype of the UGV within three years

UK Armed Forces Order Elbit XACT Night Vision Goggles

June 8, 2021 @ 01:34 PM

Elbit Systems UK won an approximately $16 million initial contract by the UK Ministry of Defence to provide the UK Armed Forces with XACT Night Vision Goggles (NVG). The initial contract will be performed over an 18-month period with the potential for additional follow-on orders over a period of five years

Prototype Fabrication Begins for Britain’s Boxer Mechanized Infantry Vehicle

June 7, 2021 @ 11:33 AM

Welding work began today for the fabrication of prototypes and subsequent series production of the Boxer Mechanized Infantry Vehicle (MIV) programme under which British Army is procuring over 500 Boxer vehicles. Under the aegis of Artec GmbH, a joint venture of Rheinmetall and Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW), Rheinmetall will fabricate first prototypes at its plant in Kassel, Germany which will also make the the first series vehicles

Turkey to Upgrade Leopard 2A4 tank with Indigenous Armor Package

June 7, 2021 @ 04:36 AM

Turkeys Aselsan has started mass production of tank armor package for integration onto German-origin Leopard 2A4 tanks. “We started the mass production of the armor package designed and produced at the Ballistic Protection Center in Istanbul and started its integration into tanks,” Ismail Demir, head of Turkeys Presidency of Defense Industries (SSB),