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Russian defence company JSC “Remdizel” unveiled its new K-53949 all-terrain mine resistant ambush-protected (MRAP) vehicle at this year's IDEX exhibition. The K-53949 is a modular armoured vehicle able to be airdropped and provides protection against new threats of modern battlefield as IEDs and mine blast. The K-4386 chassis can be used to build a whole range of vehicles:...
Serbia's Yugoimport-SDPR unveiled the Milosh BOV M16 armoured multi-purpose combat vehicle at IDEX 2017 exhibition. The Milosh BOV M16 is a new tactical armoured combat vehicle designed and manufactured by Yugoimport-SDPR in SDPR "Complex Battle Systems" factory in Velika Plana, Serbia. The BOV M16 vehicle features a V-shaped hull design, integrating floating floor plates...
Nimr Automotive has displayed a new Rapid Intervention Vehicle (RIV) at IDEX 2017. The NIMR Rapid Intervention Vehicle (RIV) is a light 4x4 vehicle, enabling high-speed response to tactical situations in remote sites, either by fast ground transit or helicopter insertion both underslung or inside a CH-47. The typical mission for the NIMR...
Supacat unveiled HMT 400 Desert, a new variant of its acclaimed `Jackal` special operations vehicle, at IDEX 2017. HMT 400 Desert has been adapted to enhance performance in the desert’s harsh environment and climatic conditions. It has no armour and the lighter gross vehicle mass improves the power-to-weight ratio and...
Turkish defence company Aselsan unveiled the upgraded missile launching system at IDEX 2017. Missile Launching System (SLS) is a fully automated VSHORAD firing unit using air defense missiles. The main mission of SLS is the low level air defense of stationary and moving forward troops, convoys and tactical bases in the...
Yugoimport-SDPR is building a further batch of Lazar 3 armoured wheeled vehicles, which will be fitted with the Timoney designed T900™ modular driveline systems.  The new drivelines will be delivered during the middle of 2017 and the actual vehicles soon afterwards. The Lazar is designed to operate where high mobility...
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SFTE "SpetsTechnoExport", which is a part of the SC "Ukroboronprom", has showcased a new «Fantom» unmanned tactical multipurpose vehicle at IDEX 2017. The developers have integrated the anti-tank missile system "Barrier" into "Fantom". With such armament, the nearly invisible and mobile "Fantom" is capable of striking heavy and light armoured...
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Turkey’s FNSS Savunma Sistemleri has unveiled a new KAPLAN-10 armored combat vehicle concept. KAPLAN-10 is a heavy armored platform, capable of performing combined arms operations with main battle tanks. The platform design allows integration of different subsystems for full filling a variety of different roles. KAPLAN-10 has twin 5 road wheeled tracks, has the ability operate in...

US soldiers conducts extreme cold tests in Alaska

During the winter of 1939 and 1940, winter-camouflaged Finnish ski troops for a time held off a much larger Soviet army that had neither...

Czech company offers its latest version of new rocket launcher in...

The Czech company Excalibur Army is offering the latest version of its new RM-70 Vampire 4D multiple rocket launcher in the Middle East. The new RM-70...

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