Rheinmetall to Manufacture Main Armament, Hulls for Hungary’s Self-Propelled Howitzers & Battle...

September 30, 2019 @ 09:35 AM

Rheinmetall has won a €300 million ($328 milion) contract to manufacture main armament and hulls for PzH 2000 self-propelled howitzer and Leopard 2 main battle tank belonging to the Hungarian Army. Under the agreement, the company will produce the main armament and fire control technology for 44 Leopard 2 main battle...

First of Modernized T-90M Tanks Delivered to Russian Army

September 30, 2019 @ 09:16 AM

Russian firm Uralvagonzavod has commenced the delivery of first of modernized T-90M tanks to the army. “The Russian army has begun to receive modernised T-90M tanks,” said Oleg Salyukov, Commander-in-Chief of the Russian Ground Forces, during an interview with Krasnaya Zvezda newspaper

Honeywell to Supply Components for Kuwaiti, Saudi Abrams Tank Engines

September 25, 2019 @ 05:30 AM

Honeywell has won a $21.3 million contract to supply engine components for Kuwaiti and Saudi Arabian tank engines used in M1 Abrams series of tanks

BAE Systems Unveils New ARCHER Mobile Howitzer at DSEI 2019

September 11, 2019 @ 09:47 AM

BAE Systems unveiled a new truck-mounted ARCHER Mobile Howitzer at DSEI today that is highly adaptable to diverse terrains and battlefield conditions. The key is a modular design that allows it to be integrated onto different truck chassis and then seamlessly introduced into existing vehicle fleets

Poland To Modernise T-72 Tanks For $460 Million

July 24, 2019 @ 07:34 AM

The Polish Ministry of Defense awarded a $460 million (PLN 1.75 billion) contract to Zakłady Mechaniczne "Bumar - Łabędy" S

US Approves $2.22B Sale of M1A2T Abrams Tanks, Stinger Missiles to Taiwan...

July 9, 2019 @ 03:14 AM

The US State Department has approved a Foreign Military Sale to Taiwan of 108 M1A2T Abrams Tanks, 254 Stinger man portable missiles and related equipment worth $2.223 Billion

Honeywell To Supply J7 Control Units for Saudi, Kuwaiti Abrams Tanks

June 29, 2019 @ 10:25 AM

Honeywell has won a $16.5 million contract to supply J7 Digital Electronic Control Units for Abrams family of vehicles belonging to Kuwait and Saudi Arabia

General Dynamics Wins $92M To build 120mm Tank Ammunition for Iraq

May 16, 2019 @ 10:51 AM

General Dynamics has won a $92.4 million modification contract to supply 120mm tank ammunition for Iraq

After Loo, Russian Armata Tanks Get Anti-Skid Coating

April 19, 2019 @ 11:45 AM

Russias advanced T-14 Armata Main Battle Tanks (MBT) have been painted with an anti-skid coating after being equipped with lavatories last month. “The anti-skid coating also enhances its camouflage

India To Sign $2B Deal For Russian T-90 Tanks

April 9, 2019 @ 03:21 PM

India is likely to purchase a fresh batch of 464 Russian T-19 tanks for its armed forces in a contract valued at $1.93 billion (INR 13,800 Crore)

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann To Modernise 101 German Leopard 2 Tanks For $300M

April 5, 2019 @ 11:32 AM

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) has won a $300 million contract from Germany to modernise 101 Leopard 2 A6 main battle tanks. The contract in question was signed on 28 March 2019 at the German Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment (BAAINBw), the company said in a statement

China's Norinco Develops Artillery Guns to Combat Wild Fires

April 4, 2019 @ 01:33 PM

Chinese company Norinco has developed a new modified artillery gun with fire-extinguishing capabilities that was used to put-off fire engulfing a mountain in Guojiaping village, Shanxi province, on Monday. Eight of these long-range guns were deployed at the request of provincial authorities to help quench the fire that had raged on the nearby mountain for several days, China Daily reported today