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INKAS Introduces Huron – Unique Armored Personnel Carrier

INKAS Introduces Huron – Unique Armored Personnel Carrier

INKAS® Armored Vehicle Manufacturing is pleased to announce a new armored personnel carrier (APC). INKAS® Huron is a tactical attack and defense vehicle, which is able to protect its passengers in high threat environments within any climate condition. The vehicle […]


Successful Sea Acceptance Trials of Colombian Almirante Padilla-class Frigates

Successful Sea Acceptance Trials of Colombian Almirante Padilla-class Frigates

Thales and DCNS announce the comprehensive modernization program of the Colombian Navy’s four Almirante Padilla class frigates has been concluded with a successful Sea Acceptance Test of the class’s fourth ship. The contract with the Colombian authorities was signed early […]


S-70i BLACK HAWK Helicopters Delivered to Colombia with Terrain Awareness and Warning Capability

S-70i BLACK HAWK Helicopters Delivered to Colombia with Terrain Awareness and Warning Capability

Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX), has delivered to the Colombian Army two S-70i™ BLACK HAWK helicopters incorporating a Helicopter Terrain Awareness and Warning System (HTAWS) as standard equipment. Colombia is the first country to field S-70i […]


Colombian Army Acquires Additional Commando APCs

Colombian Army Acquires Additional Commando APCs

Textron Marine & Land Systems (TM&LS) announced today a $31.6 million contract award from the U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) to provide 28 Commando Advanced Armored Personnel Carriers (APCs), with 40mm/.50 cal remote turrets, to the Colombian Army […]


Additional S-70i BLACK HAWK Helicopters for Colombian Army

Additional S-70i BLACK HAWK Helicopters for Colombian Army

Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. (UTX) announced today at the LAAD Defence & Security International Exhibition that the Colombian Army has contracted to buy two additional S-70i BLACK HAWK helicopters. The two aircraft will augment five S-70i […]


Colombian Army Takes Delivery of Five S-70i Black Hawk Helicopters

Colombian Army Takes Delivery of Five S-70i Black Hawk Helicopters

The Colombian Army has formally inducted five new Sikorsky S-70i multi-mission helicopters into its fleet of Black Hawk aircraft. Colombia is the first South American country to buy the S-70i Black Hawk helicopter variant from Sikorsky Aircraft, a subsidiary of […]


Colombia’s FARC rebels end ceasefire

Colombia’s FARC rebels end ceasefire

Colombia’s FARC rebels announced Sunday the end of a two-month unilateral ceasefire declared in November at the outset of talks in Cuba aimed at ending Latin America’s longest-running insurgency. The Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) had said they were […]


Colombia Orders Another Airbus Military C295

Colombia has signed a contract with Airbus Military for the acquisition of an additional C295 aircraft in tactical transport configuration. Delivery is scheduled for February 2013. The aircraft will be operated by the Colombian Air Force on military transport and […]


US Army South, Colombian army kick-off PANAMAX 2012

US Army South, Colombian army kick-off PANAMAX 2012

U.S. Army South, along with armed and security forces from 17 nations, officially kicked-off the annual U.S. Southern Command sponsored Fuerzas Aliadas PANAMAX exercise today, which will take place simultaneously in San Antonio, Miami, Suffolk, Va., and in Panama, Aug. […]


 
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