Hanwha Techwin Wins $260M K-9 Self-Propelled Howitzers Deal In Poland

  • Our Bureau
  • 12:51 PM, December 16, 2016
  • 3219
Hanwha Techwin Wins $260M K-9 Self-Propelled Howitzers Deal In Poland
Hanwha Techwin Wins $260M K-9 Self-Propelled Howitzers Deal In Poland

Hanwha Techwin Co., a South Korean firm has won a 280 billion won (US$260 million) deal to build 96 K-9 self-propelled howitzers for a state-run company in Poland.

It will deliver 96 self-propelled howitzers to Huta Stalowa Wola from 2017 to 2023, Yonhap reports, quoting a company official.

"We are seeking to export the equipment to other European countries based on the shipments to Poland," a company official said.

Previously, the company received an 83.2 billion won order to build 24 K-9 self-propelled howitzers for the same company in 2014, with the delivery completed in October, the statement said.

The K-9 self-propelled howitzer, jointly developed by Hanwha Techwin and the Agency for Defense Development in 1998, has been deployed to the military in 2000, it said.

Also Read

India To Sign 145 BAE System's M-777 Ultra-light Howitzers Deal In Weeks

November 17, 2016 @ 09:20 AM

First Two Self-Propelled Pzh2000 Howitzers Arrive In Lithuania From Germany

June 26, 2016 @ 06:10 AM

BAE Systems Selects Mahindra For $700M M777 Howitzers Deal

February 17, 2016 @ 07:42 AM

Russia Deploys Howitzers And Rocket Launchers In Syria

December 1, 2015 @ 09:12 AM

China Displays Tanks, Armored Vehicles and Howitzers In Military Parade

September 3, 2015 @ 10:58 AM

K-9 Interdiction, Carrollton, wins $35 million contract for providing traing to IED-Detecting...

September 28, 2010 @ 12:00 AM

India Army Inducts M777 Light Howitzer, K-9 Self-propelled Artillery into Service

November 9, 2018 @ 11:13 AM

South Korean Army to Resume Using K-9 Howitzer for Training

December 26, 2017 @ 10:50 AM

Norway Procures South Korean K-9 Thunder 155mm Systems Worth $215M

December 22, 2017 @ 01:25 PM

S Korean Army Suspends K-9 Howitzer Use Pending Blast Enquiry

August 24, 2017 @ 10:24 AM

K-9 Howitzer Malfunction Killed Two S Korean Soldiers

August 21, 2017 @ 10:38 AM

South Korea Approves Home-grown K-9 Howitzer Upgrade

August 19, 2017 @ 12:44 AM
FEATURES/INTERVIEWS