Rheinmetall Signs Cooperative Research and Development Agreement with U.S. Army DEVCOM AC...

August 26, 2021 @ 04:53 PM

American Rheinmetall Vehicles has signed a Master Cooperative Research and Development Agreement (CRADA) with U.S

Saudi Arabia Receives Ukrainian-made Kozak-5 Armored Vehicles

August 14, 2021 @ 05:10 AM

Ukrainian firm Practika has reportedly delivered a batch of Kozak-5 lightweight armored vehicles to Saudi Arabia this year. “Practika has implemented two export contracts this year, including with them (Saudi Arabia),” the companys CEO Oleg Vysotsky, was quoted as saying by Ukrainian media on August 12

Turkish FNSS to Deliver PARS IV 6x6 Special Operations Vehicle to Turkish...

August 13, 2021 @ 05:42 AM

Turkeys FNSS is completing qualification tests of its PARS IV 6x6 Special Operations Vehicle and expects to deliver them to the Turkish Armed Forces Special Operations this year. The newest generation combat vehicle in the 6x6 class will be in service with the Turkish Armed Forces for the first time, a...

Rheinmetall to Deliver Fuchs/Fox 2 Armored Vehicles to International Customer

August 11, 2021 @ 10:31 AM

Rheinmetall has won a contract valued €250 million to deliver Fuchs/Fox 2 wheeled armored vehicles to an international customer. The contract encompasses an initial supply of spare parts

Turkish Nurol Makina, General Dynamics, Patria & Mitsubishi in Japan’s Armored Vehicles...

August 10, 2021 @ 04:01 PM

The Japan Ministry of Defense has reportedly shortlisted Turkish company Nurol Makina, Finnish Patria, Canadas General Dynamics Land Systems and local company Mitsubishi Heavy under its project to buy new wheeled armored vehicles. Japans chosen vehicle will replace the older Type 96 maneuver combat vehicles (MCV) in service with the military

Dutch Army’s Fennek Armoured Vehicles to get Rheinmetall's Aiming Devices

August 3, 2021 @ 10:33 AM

Rheinmetall won a contract to equip the Dutch militarys Fennek wheeled armoured reconnaissance vehicle with a new gun carriage-adaptable aiming device. The new device, the Lafettenadaptierbares Zielgerät 400, or LaZ400 for short, will replace the vehicles existing thermal imaging system, significantly enhancing the Fenneks reconnaissance and target engagement capabilities

Netherlands Army Deploys Tanks Abroad for First Time in 20 Years

August 2, 2021 @ 05:30 PM

The Netherlands Army deployed Leopard 2A6 main battle tanks in Lithuania on July 31 as part of NATO's enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) deployment marking the first such mobilization in 20 years. The tanks arrived in Gaizunai Friday morning by train from Germany

Turkish firm, ASFAT Exports 4 Mine-clearing vehicles to Burkina Faso

July 28, 2021 @ 05:52 PM

Turkish state-owned defense firm ASFAT has received an order for four unmanned minesweeping equipment to Burkina Faso. “We made our first defense industry export to the region with the sale of 4 Mechanical Mine Clearing Vehicle,” the company announced in a Tweet

Finland Asks BAE Systems to Upgrade CV90 Vehicles

July 28, 2021 @ 08:03 AM

BAE Systems has signed a contract with Finland to upgrade the Finnish Armys fleet of CV90 armored combat vehicles. The agreement, worth up to $32 million with options, includes a mid-life extension program