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A fleet of nearly 200 new armoured vehicles has been ordered by the Ministry of Defence to support frontline troops on operations, it was announced today. The £74M order for about 110, state-of-the-art, enhanced Jackal 2 vehicles and more than 70 Coyote Tactical Support Vehicles has been awarded to vehicle manufacturer Supacat, who has formed [...]
On Friday, 17 April, a festive ceremony was held at Vanasadam to celebrate the concluding of the major procurement of three minehunters. These Sandown class vessels are Estonia’s second largest procurement since NATO accession. “I am extremely happy that this major procurement has been successfully concluded with the vessels Admiral Cowan, Ugandi and Sakala. To [...]
A decision-making body of the Ministry of Defence approved a plan to buy three Spanish EADS CASA-295M tactical transport aircraft and exchange another one for five L-159 combat aircraft. The acquisition project includes logistic support and training of both flying and ground personnel within the Czech military. The proposal is to be submitted to the [...]
A new breed of vehicle, the Wolfhound, which will give troops increased protection as they support missions in high threat areas, is now on order following the signing of a £90m contract. Integrated Survivability Technologies Limited (IST) will build the Wolfhounds, a truck variant of the acclaimed Mastiff armoured troop carriers. Wolfhound will provide a [...]