Turkish Firm to Export 46 Mine-resistant Vehicles to Tunisia

June 26, 2021 @ 07:23 AM

Turkish automotive manufacturer, BMC has received a contract to export 41 Kirpi (Hedgehog) mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles and five Kirpi 4x4 ambulances to Tunisia. Shipments of the vehicles will be made in batches in the coming months

Rheinmetall Unveils 'Smartphone' Like Stun Gun

June 25, 2021 @ 04:59 PM

Rheinmetall presented Spectac, its new non-lethal gun that is designed like a smartphone, today. This rectangular stun grenade is specially designed for use by military and law enforcement special operators

French DGA, Nexter Launch Upgrade Program of first 50 Leclerc Tanks

June 25, 2021 @ 11:58 AM

The French Director General Armaments (DGA) launched the renovation by Nexter Systems of the first 50 Leclerc tanks for the benefit of the French army. A total of 200 tanks will be renovated and upgraded to integrate the Leclercs into project SCORPION by equipping it with information and command system (SICS)...

ARTEC Completes Delivery of GTK Boxer Vehicles to German Bundeswehr

June 25, 2021 @ 03:05 AM

ARTEC GmbH, on behalf of its parent companies Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) and Rheinmetall, officially handed over the last of the Boxer armoured transport vehicles (GTK) ordered to date by the Bundeswehr to representatives of the Federal procurement agency (BAAINBw) and the Ministry of Defence. The contract CCG 2nd batch, which was...

British Challenger 3 Tanks to be Integrated with Israel-made Trophy APS

June 24, 2021 @ 03:23 PM

The UK Ministry of Defence selected Trophy Active Protection System (APS) manufactured by Israeli firm Rafael to integrate them on the Army's Challenger 3 main battle tanks. The selection is a result of a study conducted by the UK MOD as part of an upgrade program led by prime contractor Rheinmetall...

Ukraine Delivers Dozor-B Armored Vehicle to the U.S.

June 23, 2021 @ 07:48 AM

Ukraine has delivered a unit of Dozor-B armored vehicle to the U.S

Saab to Provide Combat Training Solutions to the Netherlands

June 21, 2021 @ 02:03 PM

Saab has signed a contract for the delivery of live training systems and services to the Dutch armed forces. The order comprises the supply of new equipment and functionality at 727 MSEK, with a 10-year support contract with an annual value of 66

Turkey-made Kaplan TRG-300 MLRS Arrive in Bangladesh

June 21, 2021 @ 01:57 PM

Turkey's Kaplan TRG-300 multiple launch rocket system (MLRS) arrived in Bangladesh under a deal reportedly worth $60 million. The Roketsan-developed MLRS systems were handed over to the Bangladesh Army in a ceremony attended by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, Chief of General Staff of Bangladesh General Aziz Ahmed and other officials

China’s Type 15 Light Tank Gains Versatility

June 21, 2021 @ 06:50 AM

Chinas Type 15 light tank developed for deployment in mountainous regions has been adapted for an amphibious role besides equipped with Explosive Reactive Armor (ERA) for operations in open areas under heavy defensive conditions. In February 2021, the Type 15 tank officially entered service with the People's Liberation Army Ground Forces (PLAGF) Xinjiang Military Command

Rheinmetall Unveils Mission Master XT Extreme Terrain A-UGV

June 18, 2021 @ 01:57 PM

Rheinmetall today announced the release of the Mission Master XT, the latest member of its successful Mission Master family of Autonomous Unmanned Ground Vehicles (A-UGVs). Unlike the Mission Master SP platform, which is already introduced to the market, the Mission Master XT has a diesel-powered engine