German company Rheinmetall to Produce Panther KF51 Tanks in Ukraine

May 10, 2023 @ 03:31 PM

German company Rheinmetall is negotiating with Kyiv to manufacture its newest tank, the Panther KF51, along with air defense systems, automotive equipment, and ammunition in Ukraine.Rheinmetall CEO Armin Papperger said this in an interview with Handelsblatt

Rheinmetall Wins €200M European Order for Battle Tank Ammo

April 29, 2023 @ 06:39 AM

A European customer has awarded Rheinmetall a contract valued €200 million to supply tank ammunition. Worth over €200 million net, the ammunition will be delivered between 2023 to 2025

Russian Forces using UBIM Combat Engineering Vehicle to Clear Obstacles in Ukraine

April 28, 2023 @ 12:03 PM

More than tanks and armored vehicles, Russian Forces in Ukraine are using the UBIM Combat Engineering Vehicle (CEV) to clear forested and debris-strewn paths in Ukraine. UBIM-CEV is a monstrous, 40-ton vehicle which due to its increasing utility, is referred to as "Weapon Z," or the weapon of victory

UK, Germany Mark Next Phase in Joint Tank Ammo Programme

April 28, 2023 @ 05:56 AM

Germany and the United Kingdom will work together on the next phase of development for advanced armour-piercing tank ammunition. UK National Armaments Director, Andy Start, met his German counterpart, Vice Admiral Carsten Stawitzki, at the Honourable Artillery Company in London, where they signed a Statement of Intent to work together on...

China's NORINCO Visits Argentina, Type 15 Tank Model Presented to Defense Minister

April 26, 2023 @ 07:08 AM

A delegation from Chinas NORINCO Group visited Argentina on April 26 to reportedly offer Type 15 battle tanks. This was reported by

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