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Achleitner to Attend ENFORCE TAC 2017

Achleitner is participating at this year’s ENFORCE TAC, the leading exhibition for military, police and special forces in Nuremberg, Germany. …read more Read more here:: Army Technology (Land)

CZECHOSLOVAK GROUP Complete Solutions at IDEX 2017

CZECHOSLOVAK GROUP (CSG) is a holding that builds on the tradition of the Czechoslovak industry, supporting and further developing activities of Czech and Slovak companies in the field of defence and civil industrial production....

Polaris unveils two-seat diesel MRZR-D2

Polaris on 20 February unveiled an MRZR-D2 two-seat diesel engine version of the baseline MRZR all-terrain vehicle. The MRZR-D2, like its sister vehicles, is an off-road mobility platform for use in rugged terrain, and...

IDEX 2017: Iraq takes delivery of Textron Commandos

The Iraqi Federal Police is currently in the process of receiving the Textron Commando Select armoured vehicles that were ordered last year, Jonathan Dalrymple, vice president for business development at Textron’s Marine and Land...

UPDATE: Finland buys K9 howitzers from South Korea

Finland will purchase K9 Thunder 155 mm self-propelled howitzers from South Korea, the country’s Ministry of Defence (MoD) confirmed on 17 February. According to the MoD announcement, Finnish defence minister Jussi Niinistö has approved...

Rheinmetall and Raytheon announce wide-ranging cooperation

German armoured vehicle and weapon systems supplier Rheinmetall AG and US missile and defence electronics manufacturer Raytheon Company have signed a memorandum of understanding, the companies announced on 17 February. The agreement seeks to...

US to sell 40 MRAPs to Pakistan

US manufacturer Navistar Defense has been granted a USD35 million contract to produce 40 mine-resistant ambush-protected (MRAP) MaxxPro Dash DXM vehicles for Pakistan, the US Department of Defense (DoD) said in a 16 February...