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Australia Shortlists Boxer, AMV-35 for Future Combat Recce Vehicle

The Australian Defense ministry announced that two European companies - British BAE Systems and German Rheinmetall, as the bidders shortlisted as potential suppliers of armored combat vehicles for the Australian Army’s Mounted Combat Reconnaissance Capability, also known as 'Land 400 Phase 2' program, to become the successor of the 8x8 ASLAV currently in service. The Australian Minister for Defence Industry, Christopher Pyne, announced.

Combat Vehicle Modernization

The absence of new programs provided exhibitors an opportunity to highlight improvement to existing platforms. Among the combat vehicles displayed at AUSA were the M-109 Paladin Improved Mobility (PIM) and Bradley, both included in the US Army’s Enhanced Capability Programs (ECP).

Marine Corps MPC Finally Moving Forward

Lockheed martin will soon hand over their 8x8 Havoc armored personnel carrier built by Patria, for eight months of testing and evaluation as part of the Corps' Marine Personnel carrier program. Overall, the Corps plans to field at least 700 MPCs over a period of seven years.

Åkers Krutbruk to Provide Protection Suite for New Swedish AMVs

Swedish armor specialist Åkers Krutbruk was selected to provide the protection suite for the Patria AMV 8x8 wheeled armored vehicles being produced for the...

Elbit Systems to Equip the Polish Rosomak with Battlefield Surveillance Suite

By the end of 2011 the Polish Army is expected to equip part of its Rosomak 8x8 armored reconnaissance vehicles with ground surveillance system...

Marine Personnel Carrier (MPC)

The MPC is a new capability that will be a multi-wheeled, armored personnel carrier designed to operate across the range of military operations but...

Sweden Select the AMV for its new Armored Personnel Carrier

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) has selected the Finnish Armored Modular Vehicles (AMV)  personnel carrier for its future APC, and awarded Patria Land...

Sweden Selects AMV for Armored Personnel Vehicle Modernization

The Swedish defense procurement office (FMV) has awarded Patria of Finland the contract to deliver 113 Armored Modular Vehicles (AMV) to the Swedish Armed...

Norwegian Protectors for Slovenian Armored Vehicles (AMVs)

Slovenia will field Kongsberg's Protector RWS on its 8x8 AMVs Kongsberg Defense from Norway will supply Slovenia with M151 Protector Remote Weapon Stations (RWS) to...

Active Protection Systems Are Maturing

Armored vehicles at DSEi 07: DSEi 07 proved a fertile ground for active protection systems (APS) manufacturers. At least three products were on display, more discussed unofficially...

Quantum, Alion to Develop Hybrid-Electric Aggressor

The US Army is launching a diesel-electric hybrid powered version the Aggressor – an off-road Alternative Mobility Vehicle (AMV). "Aggressor" was developed by Quantum...

Slovenia Orders AMV, SP Mortars from Patria

Patria AMV 8x8 armed with a single barrel NEMO mortar The Slovenian Ministry of Defence has today signed agreements with Rotis and Patria covering the...

Armored Fighting Vehicles at Defendory 2006

For its ground forces, the Greek Army has started to take delivery of the first Leopard 2 HEL tanks. In addition to the 170 tanks on...
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