Rheinmetall Hands Over First Lynx IFV to Hungary

October 18, 2022 @ 06:24 AM

Rheinmetall handed over the first of a total of 209 Lynx infantry fighting vehicles to the Hungarian Defence Forces (HDF) on October 15, the company announced Monday. In September 2020 the Hungarian Ministry of Defence has awarded Rheinmetall an order to supply infantry fighting vehicles and related products and services with...

Australian Army’s Boxer Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle achieves Initial Operational Capability

October 17, 2022 @ 08:45 AM

Australian Armys next generation Boxer Combat Reconnaissance Vehicle (CRV) has achieved Initial Operational Capability (IOC), Rheinmetall announced Monday. The IOC was announced on Saturday 15 October by Richard Marles, Australias Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Defence

MBDA Fires AKERON MP Beyond-Line-of-Sight Missiles from Sherpa Armored Vehicles

October 11, 2022 @ 08:48 AM

MBDA has announced that the company and its partners fired a pair of AKERON MP beyond-line-of-sight (BLOS) missiles from SHERPA vehicle in late September. MBDA and its partners of the European Defence Industrial Development Programme (EDIDP) LynkEUs project gathered in Cyprus on Sept

BAE Systems Delivers Upgraded CV90s Infantry Fighting Vehicles to the Netherlands

October 11, 2022 @ 08:32 AM

BAE Systems has delivered the first newly-upgraded CV90 infantry fighting vehicle fitted with a new turret to the Royal Netherlands Army. The CV90 IFV was recently unveiled during a rollout ceremony at the BAE Systems Hägglunds facility in Sweden

General Dynamics Reveals AbramsX Tank in Official Video

October 9, 2022 @ 11:36 AM

General Dynamics Land Systems (GDLS) has revealed the first details of its next generation AbramsX battle tank in a video on its Youtube channel.The the AbramsX technology demonstrator will be unveiled at the AUSA 2022 event starting next week in Washington DC

Norway’s Nammo to Create New 120mm Ammo for S.Korea's K2 Tank...

October 6, 2022 @ 01:32 PM

Nammo has agreed to develop new and modern 120mm ammunition for K2 main battle tank produced by South Koreas Hyundai Rotem. The first test shots have already been fired, the company has announced

Czechs Collect Funds to Buy T-72 Avenger Tank for Ukraine

October 3, 2022 @ 05:53 PM

Funds are being collected in the Czech Republic to purchase an upgraded T-72 Avenger tank for Ukraine. The fundraising campaign was launched by “A Gift for Putin” project representatives in September after the organizers consulted with Ukrainian military and defense ministry,

Rostec’s Omsktransmash Supplies T-80BVM Tanks to Russian Troops

October 1, 2022 @ 07:18 AM

The Omsk Transport Engineering Plant, part of Rostec-owned Uralvagonzavod concern, has handed over another batch of T-80BVM tanks to the Russian defense ministry. The updated combat vehicles passed the necessary tests with a positive result, and in the near future they will go to the military units of the Russian army, Rostec said in a statement

Kuwait Cleared to buy M1A2K Tank Ammo

September 29, 2022 @ 08:14 AM

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Taiwan Plans $228M Replacement of M60A3 Tank Engines to Take on Chinese...

September 24, 2022 @ 05:21 AM

Taiwans Ministry of National Defense has set aside $228.71 million to replace engines of M60A3 tanks by the end of 2028

MBDA, RBSL Showcase Brimstone Missile Mounted on Boxer Armored Vehicle

September 23, 2022 @ 06:22 AM

European MBDA, in co-operation with RBSL, have unveiled Boxer Overwatch, a Brimstone missile-equipped variant of the Boxer vehicle, for the first time at Defence Vehicles Dynamics (DVD) 2022. U