Saab To Supply Canada With Multispectral Static Camouflage Systems

April 4, 2019 @ 12:06 PM

Saab has been awarded a contract to produce multispectral static camouflage systems for the Canadian Army. The order contains a customer specific Woodland version of the Ultra-Lightweight Camouflage Screen (ULCAS) and is a finalization of a long-term contract received in 2013, the company said in a statement Wednesday

US Likely Supply Spain With Assault Amphibious Vehicles

March 19, 2019 @ 05:48 AM

The United States is likely to approve a $107 million contract to supply Spain with Assault Amphibious Vehicles and related equipment under the Foreign Military Sales program. The

Rheinmetall Offers Lynx IFV for Australian Army’s Land 400 Phase 3 Tender

March 8, 2019 @ 01:22 PM

Rheinmetall has offered submitted the Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) with the Lance turret, Lynx Manouevre Support Vehicle (MSV) in response to the Australian Armys Land 400 Phase 3 - Mounted Close Combat Capability Request For Tender (RFT). The Lynx IFV and the Lynx MSV have been designed and tested...

General Dynamics To Support Reset of US Marine Corps' Light Armored Vehicle...

February 19, 2019 @ 10:47 AM

General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada has been awarded a $37.2 million contract to deliver 60 hardware kits for the U

Paramount Group to Supply Mbombe 4 Armored Personnel Carriers to UAE Army

February 18, 2019 @ 02:10 PM

The United States based Paramount Group has won a contract to provide next generation armoured personnel carrier, Mbombe 4, to the UAE Army. The company won the contract on the first day of IDEX military 2019 exhibition held in Abu Dhabi

Oshkosh Wins $74M US Army Contract For New-gen Medium Tactical Vehicles

February 16, 2019 @ 03:07 AM

Oshkosh Defense has won a $74 million worth contract to procure Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles variants for the US Army. “Oshkosh Defense LLC, Oshkosh, Wisconsin, was awarded a $74,189,379 modification (P00004) to contract W56HZV-18-F-0153 for procurement of Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles variants,” the Department of defense announced Friday

Russian Troops to Receive 16 Armata Tanks by Yearend

February 14, 2019 @ 11:29 AM

The Russian ground forces will receive the first batch of 12 upgraded T-14 Armata Main Battle Tanks (MBT) and 4 T-16 armored recovery vehicles, also known as Armata ARV or BREM-T by the end of the year. Until the end of the year, 12 T-14 Armata tanks and four T-16 BREMs will go to the troops, Izvestia quoted unnamed sources in the Ministry of Defense as saying Tuesday

US Approves Sale of 240 Namer APC Power Packs to Israel for

February 14, 2019 @ 06:06 AM

The United States state department has approved sale of 240 Namer Armored Personnel Carrier (APC-MT883) Power Packs, Less Transmission (NPPLT) and related equipment to Israel for an estimated cost of $238 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale on Tuesday

BAE Systems Wins $474 Million US Army M109 Vehicles Maintenance Contract

January 23, 2019 @ 03:19 AM

BAE Systems has won a $474 million contract for system support and maintenance for the United States Armys M109 Paladin Family of Vehicles. The contract includes system technical support, sustainment system technical support, depot maintenance support, field service representatives, systems engineering, program management, engineering management, quality management, configuration management, logistics support, and software management and maintenance for the M109 Family of Vehicles, the US department of defense said in a statement Tuesday

Ukraine Orders Six Bayraktar Combat Drones from Turkey

January 14, 2019 @ 12:00 PM

The Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko announced Saturday that Kiev is buying six Bayraktar TB2 combat drones from Turkey. According to a report by Turkish media agency,

Leonardo DRS Wins Additional $80M to Equip US Abrams Tanks with Rafael’s...

January 11, 2019 @ 12:34 PM

Leonardo DRS has won a $80 million contract to equip the United States Armys M1A2 Sep v2 and Marine Corps M1A1 main battle tanks (MBTs) with additional Trophy active protection systems (APS). This brings the total funded value of the program to over $200 million and will equip several more brigades with Abrams Trophy, the company said in a statement Tuesday

Czech MoD Details 2019 Procurement Plans Including 210 Tracked IFVs

January 8, 2019 @ 02:23 PM

The Czech Republic Army has detailed new acquisitions for 2019 including 210 pieces of tracked Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFV) for which it plans to invite four manufacturers and conclude the contract by August this year. The MoD plans to ink the deal for 14,000 attack rifles and 20,000 pistols with Ceska zbrojovka by March 2019; and 62 TITUS type armoured personnel carriers before April 2019 with ELDIS Pardubice