Yak – Armored Command vehicle

Yak protected truck

Rheinmetall Landsysteme is producing the Yak command post vehicle. This high mobility armored 12 ton vehicle is designed to carry command post elements. The vehicle is based on the 6×6 multi-role Duro wheeled vehicle chassis, fitted with interchangeable multi-purpose modules. The command post module accommodates three workstations, comprising two rack mounted PCs and a single notebook. Two VHF radios, accommodations for additional communications equipment (SATCOM, HF etc.), network switch and external network access are available. Rheinmetal is producing 130 Yaks under a contract awarded by the German MOD. The vehicle is produced under co production with MOWAG GmbH of Switzerland.