Lithuania Requests 200 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles from US

February 27, 2019 @ 02:00 PM

The Lithuanian Ministry of Defense has placed a request to acquire 200 Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) from the United States. “The US-Lithuania partnership is becoming closer

BAE Systems Wins $215M US Army Contract For Howitzers, Ammunition Carriers

September 29, 2018 @ 08:34 AM

The US Army has ordered production of 155-millimeter self-propelled howitzer artillery vehicles as well as ammunition carrier tracked armored combat vehicles under a contract worth over $215 million. The Department of defense announced the contract on Friday, under which BAE Systems will produce M109A7 Self-Propelled Howitzer and the M992A3 Carrier Ammunition...

AM General Wins $51 Million for Recapitalization of US Army Humvees

September 25, 2018 @ 09:53 AM

AM General was awarded $51.3 million contract for recapitalization of the High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV)

Ashok Leyland To Supply Defence Tracked Combat Vehicles To Indian Army

August 24, 2018 @ 10:26 AM

Ashok Leyland announced Friday that the company has won a tender to supply defence tracked combat vehicle to the Indian Army. According to the press release, the company will collaborate with combat vehicles research and development establishment (CVRDE), Chennai, for manufacture, assembly and testing of light weight clutch for the design...

Lockheed Martin Wins $218M To Supply M142 HIMARS Rocket Launchers To Romania

August 10, 2018 @ 08:03 AM

Lockheed Martin has won a foreign military sales contract worth over $218 million to provide 18 M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS) launchers and associated equipment to Romania, the Department of defense announced Thursday. “Lockheed Martin Corp

Raytheon To Develop Laser Weapon System For US Army’s Tactical Vehicles

July 6, 2018 @ 08:43 AM

The US Army has awarded a $10 million worth contract to Raytheon for development of laser weapon systems preliminary design for integration onboard the Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles. According to the contract announced on July 2, the company will develop a 100 kW class laser weapon system under High Energy Laser Tactical Vehicle Demonstration program

BAE Systems To Supply Amphibious Assault Vehicles To Taiwan

June 26, 2018 @ 12:17 PM

BAE Systems has been awarded a contract for amphibious assault vehicles as part of a foreign military sale for Taiwan, the Department of Defense announced Friday. The contract valued at more than $83

Russia To Unveil Kurganets-25 Infantry Fighting Vehicle At Expo Army-2018

June 6, 2018 @ 12:22 PM

Russia will unveil the new Kurganets infantry fighting vehicle at the ARMY 2018 International Military and Technical Forum this summer, the Russian defense ministry said Tuesday. The new Kurganets-25 tracked IFV is designed for transporting personnel, increasing manoeuvrability of the troops, providing them with armament and protection on the battlefield

Ukraine Building Infantry Fighting Vehicle to Replace Soviet Era BMPs

May 25, 2018 @ 09:54 AM

A Ukrainian Defence Enterprise has started building a new infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) christened 'BMP-U' which will replace the iconic BMP-1 and BMP-2 IFVs designed during the Soviet era. The new IFV is expected to enter Ukrainian army service in 2020 and will boast of a host of improvements over the old BMPs such as increased firepower, higher speed, lower weight and better crew seating

Oshkosh Showcases Special Purposes All-Terrain Vehicle at SOFEX 2018

May 9, 2018 @ 04:41 PM

Oshkosh Defense, LLC is showcasing its Special Purposes All-Terrain Vehicle (S-ATV) at the Special Operations Forces Exhibition & Conference (SOFEX), taking place May 8-10 in Amman, Jordan. The S-ATV is lightweight and agile, with a modular design to meet a diverse range of mission requirements for armed forces in the United States, Middle East, and around the world

Rheinmetall’s Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle To Compete For Czech Army’s BMP-2 Vehicles...

April 18, 2018 @ 10:54 AM

Rheinmetall is offering Lynx infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) to the Czech armed forces modernization programme, which includes procurement of over 200 new medium-weight fighting vehicles to replace the fleet of BMP-2 IFVs. During comparative trials in Vyskov last summer, Rheinmetall entered the lists with a Lynx equipped with the Lance turret

BAE Systems Introduces New Upgraded CV90 Infantry Fighting Vehicle

January 24, 2018 @ 01:56 PM

BAE Systems presented the next phase of development for the CV90 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV), today at the International Armoured Vehicles Conference in London. According to company