Honeywell To Supply J7 Control Units for Saudi, Kuwaiti Abrams Tanks

June 29, 2019 @ 10:25 AM

Honeywell has won a $16.5 million contract to supply J7 Digital Electronic Control Units for Abrams family of vehicles belonging to Kuwait and Saudi Arabia

Armies of Iraq, Djibouti, Lebanon, Romania and Argentina To Get Oshkosh Tactical...

June 29, 2019 @ 09:20 AM

Oshkosh Defense has won as $320 million contract to supply Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV) variants to the armies of Iraq, Djibouti, Lebanon, Romania and Argentina. The FMTV is a series of vehicles, based on a common chassis, that vary by payload and mission requirements

Lithuania Gets First 2 Of Its Ordered 88 Boxer Infantry Fighting Vehicles

June 25, 2019 @ 12:05 PM

Lithuania has received the first two out of 88 Boxer 8×8 Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFV), also known as “Vilkas.” The country placed an order for four configurations of the IFV: command post, squad, platoon, and company commander from the German-Dutch manufacturer Artec in August 2016

China Displays Artillery Gun-outfitted Airborne Vehicle

June 19, 2019 @ 09:20 AM

China has unveiled “XLW 2040I,” a new military airborne vehicle outfitted with an artillery gun and capable of carrying ten different types of weapons at the 17th China Cross-Straits Technology and Projects Fair in Fuzhou, capital of East China's Fujian Province, on Tuesday. “The vehicle will boost the army's combat capability...

NP Aerospace Wins $79M UK Army’s Armoured Vehicles Maintenance Contract

June 18, 2019 @ 12:29 PM

The United Kingdom (UK) Ministry of Defense has

China To Induct 'Humvee' Competitor into PLA

June 14, 2019 @ 12:40 PM

China is set to commission into the People's Liberation Army (PLA) its next-generation off-road tactical armoured vehicle which is seen as a competitor to the United States' High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle (Humvee). “The new Chinese vehicle can be compared with Americas Humvee

Rheinmetall Wins $104M To Supply 252 Unprotected Transport Vehicles To Germany

June 13, 2019 @ 09:05 AM

Rheinmetall has won a $104 million (Euro 92million) contract to supply Germany's Bundeswehr 252 unprotected transport vehicles. This order falls under the framework agreement concluded in 2017 for more than 2,200 military trucks worth $1017 (Euro 900 million) million the compant said in a statement Wednesday

On the heels of the Indonesia Contract: A Closer Look at Russian...

May 17, 2019 @ 11:52 AM

In April the Russian arms exporter, Rosoboronexport and the Indonesian Ministry of Defence have signed a contract to supply BMP-3F infantry fighting vehicles (IFV) and amphibious armoured personnel carriers (APC) BT-3F to the Indonesias Marine Corps. The reason for the BMP-3Fs selection by the Indonesian marines is said to be its unique amphibious features with superior near-shore performance compared to other such vehicles proposed for the competition, Indonesian media reported

General Dynamics Wins $92M To build 120mm Tank Ammunition for Iraq

May 16, 2019 @ 10:51 AM

General Dynamics has won a $92.4 million modification contract to supply 120mm tank ammunition for Iraq

Thailand Picks US’ Stryker Armoured Vehicle Over Chinese VN1 Ones: Report

May 16, 2019 @ 10:17 AM

The Royal Thai Army is likely to buy 37 ‘refurbished M1126 Stryker infantry combat vehicles for $80 million from the US, scrapping its earlier intention of buying Chinese-made VN1 armoured personnel carriers, according to a report published Tuesday. “It was earlier expected that the Thai army might purchase Chinese VN1 armoured personnel carriers, but army chief Apirat Kongsompong managed to secure a deal with the US,”

China Unveils New Armoured Vehicle Capable Of Launching 12 Suicide Drones

May 9, 2019 @ 10:02 AM

China has unveiled a new armoured vehicle that is capable of firing 12 suicide drones to launch attacks on targets and to conduct reconnaissance operations on Tuesday at the Beijing Civil-Military Integration Expo 2019. The 5

Turkish FNSS introduces New Amphibious Assault Vehicle at IDEF 2019

May 2, 2019 @ 10:59 AM

Turkish firm FNSS has unveiled the prototype of its new amphibious assault vehicle “ZAHA” on Wednesday at the IDEF 2019 defense exhibition taking place in Istanbul, Turkey. “The vehicle was designed to meet requirements of the Turkish Naval Forces