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Technamm to showcase new special forces vehicles at SOFINS
Technamm, a French company that specializes in designing and manufacturing vehicles for special forces, is preparing to unveil two new models at the upcoming SOFINS show in Bordeaux. The show, which will take place...
Turkish army to receive first Altay tanks for tests
Turkish Land Forces are expected to take delivery of the first two Altay main battle tanks for testing next month. The tests of the tank are expected to be completed in 2024 with mass...
Czech Leopard 2A4 tanks pass abbreviated military trials
The Czech Ministry of Defense reported on 22 March that trials on the Leopard 2A4 main battle tank were successful and that the tank was expected to enter service with the Czech Army shortly. The...
UK resumes Ajax AFV tests
The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced that it has resumed testing of the Ajax Armoured Fighting Vehicle (AFV), a key platform for the British Army's future deep reconnaissance strike brigade and two...
German Marder IFVs heading to Ukraine
The Ukrainian army is about to receive a major boost in its capabilities with the arrival of Marder tracked armoured infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) from Germany. The Marder is a 30-ton vehicle that can...
Local production of Boxer CRVs begins in Australia
Australia has reached a new milestone in its defence manufacturing capabilities as it begins full-scale local production of the Boxer Combat Reconnaissance Vehicles (CRVs) at Rheinmetall Defence Australia’s Military Vehicle Centre of Excellence (MILVEHCOE)...
Taiwan to upgrade M60A3 main battle tanks
Taiwan has announced plans to upgrade the US-made M60A3 main battle tanks (MBTs) in service with the Republic of China Army (RoCA). The upgrade programme aims to improve the combat capability of the ageing...
Artillery & Air Defence
British Army to receive Swedish Archer Artillery Systems
The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) has announced a new deal with Sweden to acquire 14 Archer 155mm self-propelled artillery systems to replace the AS90 guns that were donated to Ukraine last year. The...