BAE Systems Wins $500M to Provide New Turrets for Netherlands CV90

January 14, 2021 @ 12:22 PM

BAE Systems has signed an extensive mid-life upgrade contract worth more than $500 million with the Dutch Defence Materiel Organization (DMO) for the Royal Netherlands Armys fleet of 122 CV90s, with an option for an additional 19 vehicles. The upgrade program with a new turret will vastly improve the vehicles capabilities...

Akinci Drones, Upgraded ATAK Helicopters Among new Weapons for Turkey in 2021

January 11, 2021 @ 06:17 PM

Delivery of Turkeys new Akinci unmanned combat aerial vehicle (UCAV) to Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) is set to begin this year along with the serial production of Aksungur medium-altitude, long-endurance (MALE) drone. In addition, deliveries of the upgraded T129 Tactical Reconnaissance and Attack Helicopter (ATAK) to the Turkish armed forces will...

Final Trophy Active Protection Systems Delivered for U.S. Army’s Abrams Tanks...

January 7, 2021 @ 07:20 AM

Leonardo and Rafael announced today that they have completed the delivery of Trophy Active Protection Systems (APS) ordered by the U.S

Rheinmetall to Provide Bundeswehr with Additional Logistic Vehicles

January 6, 2021 @ 01:25 PM

Rheinmetall has won a contract to supply Bundeswehr with additional logistic vehicles – total volume tops €500 million, with almost €390 million coming from Germanys pandemic recovery package. Germanys Federal Office for Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-service Support, or BAAINBw, has placed an order with Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles (RMMV)...

Indian MoD Orders 400 BEML High Mobility Vehicles

January 6, 2021 @ 05:29 AM

BEML Limited has won a contract to provide 400 high mobility vehicles to the Indian Army. "BEML bags order for 400 high mobility vehicles from MoD

Denmark Orders General Dynamics-built EAGLE 4×4 Vehicles

January 2, 2021 @ 09:49 AM

The Danish Ministry of Defense awarded a CHF 46 million ($52.1 million) contract to General Dynamics European Land Systems-Mowag (GDELS-Mowag) to deliver 56 PATROL vehicles and a first prototype of the RECONNAISSANCE Open variant

ASELSAN Bags Firing Point Detection, Anti-tank System Export Order; Likely customer is...

December 31, 2020 @ 08:45 AM

Turkeys ASELSAN has won a $38 million contract for

Iveco - Oto Melara to Supply 86 Centuro II Armored Vehicles to...

December 30, 2020 @ 05:36 PM

The Italian Army and Iveco - Oto Melara Consortium today signed a contract for 86 Centauro II armoured vehicles, plus 10 additional units in option, integrated logistic support and equipment. Equipped with a new power pack delivering over 700hp and with H-drive architecture, a hallmark of the 8x8 Centauro range, Centauro II features an entirely digital system and a new generation turret mounting with a 120mm gun and Command and Control Communication systems making Centauro the most innovative vehicle in service with the Italian Army

KONGSBERG to Provide Remote Weapon Stations for British Boxer Vehicles

December 23, 2020 @ 06:11 AM

Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS (KONGSBERG) has won a contract worth $117.9 million (1030 MNOK) to provide PROTECTOR RS4 Remote Weapon Stations (RWS) for British BOXER 8x8 vehicles

Bundeswehr Orders Heavy Tractor Trailers from Rheinmetall

December 22, 2020 @ 08:35 AM

The German Bundeswehr has contracted with Rheinmetall to supply it with additional heavy tractor trailers with a 70-tonne payload. Delivery of a further 24 unprotected heavy tractor trailers – dubbed the SaZgM 70t mil in German military parlance – is to take place in 2021, with a further 24 to follow in 2022

Netline Delivers C-Guard RJ Vehicular Counter-IED Systems to Spain

December 21, 2020 @ 12:43 PM

Netline Communications Technologies has completed delivery of 51 C-Guard RJ Vehicular Counter-IED Systems to the Spanish Ministry of Defense (MoD). In a statement Monday, the company said it completed testing and evaluation of the system on 12 types of Spanish MoD vehicles

General Dynamics Delivers Mobile Protected Firepower Vehicles for U.S. Army Contest

December 19, 2020 @ 07:20 AM

General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) this month has delivered two Mobile Protected Firepower (MPF) preproduction vehicles to the U.S