European Country Orders IFV Ammo from Rheinmetall

April 26, 2023 @ 05:18 AM

Rheinmetall said it booked an “important order” worth €200 million to supply ammunition for infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) to a European country. Shipment is due to take place in 2023-2025

Germany Buys 227 BvS10 All-Terrain Armored Vehicles for $400M

April 25, 2023 @ 04:40 AM

Germany is investing in an additional 227 BvS10 armored all-terrain vehicles produced by BAE Systems. The German contract, worth around $400 million, follows the

Modernized Altay Tank with Indigenous Systems Delivered to Turkish Army for Tests

April 24, 2023 @ 09:21 AM

Two modernized Altay tanks fitted with indigenous systems have been delivered to the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) for evaluation. New capabilities of the Altay include an “active protection system, improved armor system, renewed fire control system, renewed vehicle control system, concentrated power group

Rosoboronexport Launches Typhoon-K Armored Vehicle on the Foreign Market

April 21, 2023 @ 06:32 AM

Rosoboronexport, a subsidiary of Rostec State Corporation has begun promoting fully imported Typhoon-K armored vehicles of the K-53949 model to foreign markets. Rosoboronexport presented the Typhoon-K family produced exclusively from Russian-made components

BAE Systems, Norway’s Ritek AS to Produce New CV90 Variants for Sweden...

April 21, 2023 @ 06:07 AM

BAE Systems has signed a contract with Norwegian company Ritek AS to produce two new CV90 variants -- Forward Maintenance vehicle and Combat Engineer variant -- for Sweden. The work will be carried out in cooperation with BAE Systems Hägglunds, the designer and producer of the CV90 combat vehicles...

Germany Orders Upgrade of 143 PUMA IFVs to S1

April 19, 2023 @ 08:07 AM

Germanys Federal Office for Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) has awarded Projekt System & Management GmbH (PSM) an order to retrofit a further 143 Puma infantry fighting vehicles. PSM is a joint venture of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) and Rheinmetall

Sweden Orders 20 Patria Armoured Vehicles

April 19, 2023 @ 02:43 AM

Finnish company Patria said it signed a contract with the Swedish Defence Procurement Agency (FMV) for 20 Patria 6x6 armoured vehicles. The first deliveries of the vehicles, which in Sweden will be called “Pansarterrängbil 300”, will take place within 2023

Germany Joins Finland-led Common Armoured Vehicle System Project

April 18, 2023 @ 06:56 AM

Germany has signed an agreement on joining the Finland-led Common Armoured Vehicle System (CAVS). CAVS is based on the 6 x 6 armoured vehicle developed by Patria

Iran Tests Top-attack Anti-tank Munition

April 16, 2023 @ 08:46 AM

Iran's Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) claims successful test of a top attack anti-tank missile, named ‘Sadid-365 launched from an armored vehicle.With this test, the IRGC has in place ground launched as well as drone launched top-attack munition

Caesar Artillery, Leopard 2 Tanks Set to Arrive in Ukraine

April 15, 2023 @ 01:07 PM

Ukraines armed forces will soon receive eight Leopard 2 battle tanks and 19 CAESAR self-propelled howitzers. Canadas Minister of National Defense Anita Anand said in a

Russian Forces Receive BMP-3 IFV with Additional Armor

April 15, 2023 @ 03:44 AM

Kurganmashzavod, part of Rostec-owned "High-precision complexes" has shipped a batch of BMP-3 infantry fighting vehicles with additional armor to the Russian armed forces. The delivered equipment is equipped with the main sight of the gunner-operator "Sodema" and additional protection kits - armored screens and gratings

Captured Russian T-90 Tank Spotted in the U.S.

April 13, 2023 @ 01:40 PM

A Russian T-90A tank captured by Ukrainian armed forces has made its way to the United States. The Russians reportedly lost the tank last year