Friday, 20 May, 2022

Tag: Rheinmetall

Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle

Type: Tracked Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) Designer: Rheinmetall Landsysteme GmbH Manufacturer: Rheinmetall Landsysteme GmbH Country of Origin: Germany Crew: 3 | Passengers: 8 Weight: 44 tonnes | Length: 7.73 m | Width: 3.6 m | Height: 3.3 m Main Armament: 35 mm Rheinmetall Wotan 35 autocannon | Secondary Armament:7.62 mm machine gun | Additional Armament: Spike LR2 anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) Engine: Liebherr diesel engine (1,140hp) Range: 500 km + Speed: 70 km/h

Rheinmetall Submits Land 400 Phase 3 Bid in Australia

Rheinmetall announced 1 March that the company has submitted a bid in response to the Australian Army’s Land 400 Phase 3 - Mounted Close Combat Capability Request For Tender (RFT). Under the tender, Rheinmetall is offering the Australian Army the Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV)...

Australia Orders 211 Boxer Wheeled Armoured Vehicles

Australia has awarded Rheinmetall an order for 211 Boxer wheeled armoured vehicles worth a total of €2.1 billion (AUD3.3 billion). The contract was signed at Parliament House in Canberra today by the Prime Minister of Australia Malcolm Turnbull and the Managing Director of Rheinmetall Defence...