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Rheinmetall Mission Master UGV Armed With Tiny Combat Drone Debuts at MSPO

September 4, 2019 @ 09:01 AM

Rheinmetall has unveiled a new version of Mission Master Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV) equipped with micro combat drones to enable it to perform surgical swarm attacks, at MSPO 2019 exhibition, Poland. The drone, christened “

BAE Systems To Support US Army’s Bradley Armored Fighting Vehicles

August 22, 2019 @ 10:31 AM

BAE Systems Land and Armaments has won a $13.7 million modification contract to support US Armys Bradley armored fighting vehicles

Russia To Develop Unmanned Combat Module-Equipped Armoured Vehicle For Paratroopers

August 9, 2019 @ 08:41 AM

Russia is developing an armoured vehicle for its paratroopers that will be mounted on the chassis of the Sprut-SD self-propelled anti-tank gun and equipped with the Epokha unmanned combat module. The module was initially designed for advanced infantry fighting vehicles mounted on the latest Bumerang, Kurganets-25 and Armata combat platforms

New Russian Armoured Vehicle To Enter Preliminary Trials On August 5

August 2, 2019 @ 06:48 AM

Russias new “Atlet” armoured vehicles will enter preliminary trials on August 5 when the vehicles will be tested for their anti-shelling and anti-blast capabilities. The tests will involve the armored vehicles special-designation (ASN) and five-door multi-purpose (AMN-2) prototypes

Thailand To Get 60 Stryker Infantry carrier vehicles, Support For $175M

July 27, 2019 @ 07:56 AM

The United States (US) has approved the sale of 60 Stryker infantry carrier vehicles with equipment and support for an estimated cost of $175 million. According to a statement released by Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA), Government of Thailand has requested to buy sixty (60) Stryker Infantry Carrier Vehicles (ICV);...

Rheinmetall Acquires Canada's Provectus Robotics Solutions

July 27, 2019 @ 07:01 AM

Rheinmetall has acquired 100% stake in Canada-based firm "Provectus" to expand Rheinmetalls technological capabilities in the field of robotics and autonomous driving. Automation and digitization are among the vital Group-spanning technology clusters which Rheinmetall is systematically working to expand, concentrating knowledge and capacities in order to exploit additional future growth potential

Poland To Modernise T-72 Tanks For $460 Million

July 24, 2019 @ 07:34 AM

The Polish Ministry of Defense awarded a $460 million (PLN 1.75 billion) contract to Zakłady Mechaniczne "Bumar - Łabędy" S

Rheinmetall Wins €470M To Equip NATO Taskforce with 41 Puma IFVs, Related...

July 22, 2019 @ 11:27 AM

Rheinmetall has won a €470 Million ($527 million) contract to equip NATOs spearhead Very High Joint Readiness Task Force 2023 (VJTF 2023) with 41 Puma Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFVs) and other related equipment. The contract was awarded to ARGE Puma, a consortium of Rheinmetall and PSM Projekt System Management on 11 July, 2019

Germany’s Puma IFV Exceeds Initial Manufacturing Costs by Euro 2.9 Billion

July 22, 2019 @ 09:15 AM

The manufacturing costs of Germanys “Puma” mechanised infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) has reportedly exceeded initial estimates of the government by Euro 2.9 Billion, German media has reported

US Approves $2.22B Sale of M1A2T Abrams Tanks, Stinger Missiles to Taiwan...

July 9, 2019 @ 03:14 AM

The US State Department has approved a Foreign Military Sale to Taiwan of 108 M1A2T Abrams Tanks, 254 Stinger man portable missiles and related equipment worth $2.223 Billion

Syria Develops Its First Armoured Personnel Carrier

July 8, 2019 @ 12:28 PM

The Free Syrian Army (FSA) has developed and manufactured “Al-Fahd,” its first armored personnel carrier in the Euphrates Shield and Olive Branch areas in northwestern Syria. The 4x4 vehicle turns at a speed of 80 km/hour on flat land and 30 km/hour through mountainous terrain,

France To Order 150 Additional Griffon Armoured Vehicles

July 5, 2019 @ 09:07 AM

France is likely to order 150 additional VBMR Griffon multi-role armoured vehicles, Florence Parley, Minister of the Armed Forces of France said on July 4, during the ceremony held to accept the delivery of first of the ordered 1,722 VBMR 6x6 Griffon vehicles. “Concerning the Griffon, it will be 150 more vehicles that will be ordered, to reach 1872 copies by 2030,” Parley

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