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Ukrainian firm Luch Tests Guided Missile from M113 Tracked APC for Asian...

November 29, 2021 @ 01:25 PM

As part of demonstrations to an unnamed Asian customer, Kyiv-based LUCH tested its guided missile from M113 tracked armored personnel carrier. The demo took place on the armys proving ground in South Asia

Russia to Introduce Advanced T-90MS Tank with Powerful Engine at EDEX-2021

November 29, 2021 @ 11:10 AM

Russias Uralvagonzavod, a subsidiary of Rostec, will showcase the advanced T-90MS main battle tank and its armored versions at the EDEX-2021 in Cairo, Egypt. The international arms show will run from November 29 to December 2

AM General, QinetiQ to Create New Hybrid Electric HUMVEE Concept

November 29, 2021 @ 09:07 AM

British company QinetiQ and automotive manufacturer AM General have signed an agreement to accelerate the development of electrification technologies for military vehicles including the HUMVEE. The partnership has begun with the development of a hybrid concept of the globally iconic HMMWV (High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle often referred to as ‘HUMVEE) –...

Russian Troops to Get 20 Armata Tanks in 2021

November 27, 2021 @ 11:06 AM

The Russian military will take delivery of 20 T-14 Armata tanks by the end of this year. During his visit to the UralVagonZavod, facility tasked with the manufacturing of the tanks, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko was told that Twenty T-14 tanks based on the Armata heavy multiservice tracked platform...

Russia’s Armata Tank to Wrap Up State Trials Next Year

November 22, 2021 @ 10:34 AM

Russia will complete state trials of T-14 Armata tank next year. "The annual Army arms show features the T-14 tank, the T-15 infantry fighting vehicle and the T-16 armored repair and evacuation vehicle being developed under the Armata project

Rheinmetall Tests Composite Rubber Track On Lynx IFV

November 17, 2021 @ 01:44 PM

Rheinmetall completed demonstration trials of the Soucy Composite Rubber Track (CRT) system on the Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV). Rheinmetall Managing Director Gary Stewart said the CRT demonstration confirmed the Lynx IFV was capable of utilising both steel and composite rubber tracks

Turkey Donates Military Vehicles to Somalia

November 17, 2021 @ 08:21 AM

The Somali National Army (SNA) received a donation of military vehicles including trucks and ambulances from Turkey on Tuesday. Senior military officials received the donation after a ceremony at the Turkish Embassy in the capital of Mogadishu

Rafael, KMW and GDELS to Establish Joint Venture to Produce Trophy APS

November 11, 2021 @ 02:42 PM

Israeli firm Rafael said today it is establishing a joint venture with Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) and General Dynamics European Land Systems (GDELS) to produce Trophy active protection systems (APS). EuroTrophy, the JV, will be based in Germany

German Leopard Tanks Tested with Trophy APS for First Time

November 9, 2021 @ 05:41 AM

Germany and Israel announced successful live fire test of Rafael-made Trophy Active Protection System (APS) from the German Armys Leopard 2 tanks recently. Rafael said in a statement that the Trophy APS, designed for anti-armor attacks, was integrated onto the tanks after a government-to-government agreement was reached in February

Chinese Troops Near Indian Border Receive New All-Terrain Vehicle for Winter Logistics...

October 26, 2021 @ 03:00 PM

The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) Xinjiang Military Command stationed close to the border with India received a new type of all-terrain vehicle built to provide logistics support for the plateau border defense troops as winter draws close and as China-India border tensions again risk rising. The unit that commissioned the new vehicle is garrisoned at a high-altitude, snowy border region that is extremely cold, lacks oxygen and has a complex terrain, which causes difficulties in logistics support including the transport of supplies, the command announced on its official WeChat account on Sunday

Rheinmetall to Deliver Lynx IFV Test Chassis for U.S. Army’s Bradley Replacement...

October 25, 2021 @ 09:00 AM

Rheinmetall will export a Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) Test Chassis to the United States of America from its factory in Redbank Queensland. The Lynx vehicle export order will be delivered to Rheinmetall in the United States supporting the businesss worldwide activities currently underway in the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) competition and the U

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