'

Category: Land

Montenegro signs JLTV contract

Montenegro and the United States signed a USD36,165,105 contract for the procurement of 67 Oshkosh Defence 4×4 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTVs), the Ministry of Defence in Podgorica announced on its website on 23...

Russia launches Project 23550 Ivan Papanin ice-class patrol ship

Russia’s Admiralty Shipyards, a subsidiary of the United Shipbuilding Corporation (USC), launched the type Project 23550 ice-class patrol ship Ivan Papanin on 25 October. The naval platform can serve as an icebreaker, traditional patrol...

Brazil, Saudi Arabia to increase defence industrial links

Brazil and Saudi Arabia are set to sign a series of political and economic agreements to bolster links, including defence co-operation and investment, Brazil’s foreign minister Ernesto Araújo told the Arab News website. In...

Finland announces upgrades to XA-180 fleet

Finnish Defence Minister Antti Kaikkonen has authorised the procurement of life-cycle upgrades for 139 of the country’s Patria XA-180 6×6 wheeled armoured vehicles to keep them in service until 2040, the Ministry of Defence...

Leonardo DRS begins MFoCS II deliveries to US Army

Leonardo DRS has completed deliveries of its Mounted Family of Computer Systems (MFoCS) version I to the US Army and started shipping MFoCS II in September 2019, Bill Guyan, DRS Land Electronics senior vice-president...

BAE’s ‘Rolling Lab’ Tests RCVs In The Real World

The Robotic Test Demonstrator is serving as a “rolling laboratory” to test pretty much every subsystem, especially sensors, that an unmanned vehicle would need, says James Miller, BAE Systems senior business development director for...

Hanwha Systems set for IPO

South Korean defence firm Hanwha Systems has announced plans to launch an initial public offering (IPO) in mid-November as part of efforts to expand in domestic and international markets. The company said on 28...

Bulgaria plans T-72 upgrade

The Bulgarian Ministry of Defence (MoD) is considering investing in an upgrade of its T-72M1 main battle tanks (MBTs) in the near term while continuing rolling overhauls. Bulgarian Defence Minister Krasimir Karakachanov told regional...

U.S. Army Apache attack helicopters arrive in Germany

Helicopters from the 3rd Combat Aviation Brigade, include the world’s most advanced tank killer – AH-64 Apache, arrive at Illesheim Army Airfield, Germany. Apache advanced multi-role combat helicopters arrived in Germany as part of...

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close