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IAI Presents Strikes – 122mm Precision Rocket

IAI Presents Strikes – 122mm Precision Rocket

Haifa, Israel: Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) will unveil a series of effective and affordable weapon systems at this year’s Eurosatory Symposium and Exhibition in Paris. These systems share the common vision of affordability and precision, transforming “statistical” artillery into precision […]


Archer Artillery Gun System for the Swedish and Norwegian armed forces

Archer Artillery Gun System for the Swedish and Norwegian armed forces

KARLSKOGA, Sweden: BAE Systems has been awarded a £135 million ($200m) contract to commence series production of 48 Archer 155mm self-propelled artillery gun systems and their associated ammunition handling systems for the Swedish and Norwegian armed forces. The first operational […]


First Fennek JFST Delivered to German Army

First Fennek JFST Delivered to German Army

MUNICH: Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) handed over the first series-production vehicle of the Joint Fire Support Team (JFST) FENNEK to the German Federal Office of Defence Technology and Procurement (BWB) and the Armed Forces at the artillery school in Idar-Oberstein on […]


US Donates Boats, Military Equipment to Pakistan

US Donates Boats, Military Equipment to Pakistan

WASHINGTON: The United States recently donated a number of water trucks, field artillery cannon and patrol boats to the Pakistani government, according to U.S. State Department news releases. Four water trucks were provided to the Pakistani Army’s special services group […]


BAE Systems Towering Display of Artillery Power at DefExpo

BAE Systems Towering Display of Artillery Power at DefExpo

NEW DELHI, India: Two of the world’s most powerful howitzers will dominate the BAE Systems’ presence at DefExpo in Delhi starting Feb 15th. The BAE Systems FH77 B05 towed howitzer, and M777, the ultra light howitzer, will both be part […]


US Delivers Field Artillery Cannons to Pakistan Army

US Delivers Field Artillery Cannons to Pakistan Army

ISLAMABAD: The United States government officially delivered 48 self-propelled field artillery cannons to the Pakistan Army today at the Malir Cantonment in Karachi. U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Michael Nagata, U.S. Office of the Defense Representative-Pakistan deputy commander, officially handed over […]


India Requests M777 155mm Light-Weight Towed Howitzers

India Requests M777 155mm Light-Weight Towed Howitzers

WASHINGTON: The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Jan. 22 of a possible Foreign Military Sale to India of 145 M777 155mm Light-Weight Towed Howitzers with Laser Inertial Artillery Pointing Systems (LINAPS) and associated parts, equipment, training and logistical support […]


New Modernized Howitzer Vehicle Unveiled for US Army

New Modernized Howitzer Vehicle Unveiled for US Army

YORK, Pa: BAE Systems today unveiled its upgraded PIM (Paladin Integrated Management) vehicle to military customers, Congressional representatives, community leaders and employees at a ceremony held at its York facility. PIM is the next generation howitzer in the M-109 Paladin […]


Guided MLRS Reaches New Distance Record In Successful Test

Guided MLRS Reaches New Distance Record In Successful Test

DALLAS, TX: Lockheed Martin successfully fired a U.S. Army Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System (GMLRS) rocket 92 kilometers in a recent test at White Sands Missile Range, NM. The flawless test highlighted recent product improvements of this battle-proven system to […]


 
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