Turkey To Unveil Its First Electric Armored Vehicle At IDEF-2019

April 25, 2019 @ 11:15 AM

Turkish firm Otokar has developed a new electric armored vehicle christened “Akrep II” that will be unveiled at IDEF-2019 exhibition to be held between April 30 and May 3, 2019 in Büyükçekmece, Turkey. “It is the countrys first domestically developed electric-powered armored combat vehicle

Russia Signs Contract with Indonesia to Supply BMP-3F Infantry Fighting Vehicles

April 24, 2019 @ 01:08 PM

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 (APCs) BT-3F to the Indonesias Marine Corps. The value of the contract and number of IFVs and APCs to be delivered was not specified by...

After Loo, Russian Armata Tanks Get Anti-Skid Coating

April 19, 2019 @ 11:45 AM

Russias advanced T-14 Armata Main Battle Tanks (MBT) have been painted with an anti-skid coating after being equipped with lavatories last month. “The anti-skid coating also enhances its camouflage

India To Sign $2B Deal For Russian T-90 Tanks

April 9, 2019 @ 03:21 PM

India is likely to purchase a fresh batch of 464 Russian T-19 tanks for its armed forces in a contract valued at $1.93 billion (INR 13,800 Crore)

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann To Modernise 101 German Leopard 2 Tanks For $300M

April 5, 2019 @ 11:32 AM

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) has won a $300 million contract from Germany to modernise 101 Leopard 2 A6 main battle tanks. The contract in question was signed on 28 March 2019 at the German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment (BAAINBw), the company said in a statement

China's Norinco Develops Artillery Guns to Combat Wild Fires

April 4, 2019 @ 01:33 PM

Chinese company Norinco has developed a new modified artillery gun with fire-extinguishing capabilities that was used to put-off fire engulfing a mountain in Guojiaping village, Shanxi province, on Monday. Eight of these long-range guns were deployed at the request of provincial authorities to help quench the fire that had raged on the nearby mountain for several days, China Daily reported today

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

Norway Procures Leguan Bridge Layer Systems For Leopard 2 Tank

March 22, 2019 @ 11:45 AM

The Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency (NDMA) has awarded a contract to Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) for six Leguan bridge layer systems to be used on Leopard 2 chassis. In addition to the vehicle systems, training simulators and a peripheral package are also part of the procurement project, the company said in a statement Thursday

Taiwan Likely To Buy Over 100 US’ M1A2X Main Battle Tanks This...

March 20, 2019 @ 10:03 AM

Taiwan is eyeing to purchase 108 United States (US)-made main battle tanks (MBTs) designated as M1A2X in this year. “The US will announce the sale of M1A2X battle tanks to Taiwan within the next three months,”

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 to meet the demanding requirements of the Australian Army, NATO and NATO allies, the company said in a statement Friday

Lithuania Requests 200 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles from US

February 27, 2019 @ 02:00 PM

The Lithuanian Ministry of Defense has placed a request to acquire 200 Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) from the United States. “The US-Lithuania partnership is becoming closer