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Finland To Buy RGM-84 Harpoon Block II+ ER Grade B Surface-Launched Missiles

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Finland of RGM-84Q-4 Harpoon Block II+ ER Grade B Surface-Launched...

MoD: At Least 64 Fighter Jets Needed to Defend Finland

Finland's Ministry of Defence plans to send out invitations to tender for the purchase of 64 new fighter jets. The new jets will replace...

Finnish Army Demos New Capabilities

All the new capabilities of the Finnish Army are in commission within the Arrow 17 exercise. The new Leopard 2 A6 battle tanks, BMP-2...

Estonia to Team Up With Finland for Joint Arms Deal

Estonia has said that it will join Finland to purchase heavy artillery from South Korea. Finland is expected to spend at least 100 million...

Finland Planning to Buy New Counter Artillery System

Finland is planning to acquire counter artillery radar systems in the coming years, reports the daily Helsingin Sanomat. The paper said the system would...

Finland Issues RFP for Future Ships’ Combat System

The Finnish Defence Forces' Logistics Command will send requests to 12 domestic and foreign companies to participate in tendering for a battle system for...

NATO Membership Not for Sweden: Ministers

In spite of closer ties and cooperation over recent years, Sweden will not seek NATO membership, the government stated on Friday. Foreign Minister Margot Wallström...
Swedish Air Force JAS-39 Gripen fighter aircraft

Gripen Fighter Jets Operate from Roadside Bases In Finland

Nordic cooperation, and in particular the in-depth cooperation with Finland, took one more step on Wednesday when two Swedish JAS 39 Gripen aircraft landed...

Finnish Defence Forces Quietly Move to Readiness Mode

The largest circulation daily Helsingin Sanomat meanwhile, collates a number of initiatives and programs by the Finnish Defence Forces in an attempt to test...

Working Group Proposes Multi-Role Fighters to Replace Finnish F/A-18 Aircraft

The working group which was set up to make a preliminary assessment of how to replace the operational capability of the Air Force F/A-18...