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Europe’s largest aviation drills kick off near Russian border

The Air Forces of Finland, Norway and Sweden today launched the third edition of multinational Arctic Challenge exercise. That was reported by www.forsvarsmakten.se. More than one hundred aircraft from eleven nations participates in the air exercise...

Russia sends troops to Finnish and Estonian border

Russia is deploying hundreds more troops to the region bordering Finland and Estonia. The Already Happened website of investigative journalist released a new video showing Russian military convoy on road in Leningrad region. Also the new Russian Pantsyr-S1 (NATO designation SA-22...

Patria Tests Multi-role Military Vehicle Above the Arctic Circle

The Finnish company Patria test AMV (Armored Modular Vehicle) 8×8 multi-role military vehicle in the extreme environment of the high Arctic. The Patria AMV armoured wheeled vehicle proves its capabilities during winter tests in Lapland, 250 km above the Arctic Circle. The...

Russia Deploys Air Defence Systems to Russia-Finland Border

The new Russian Pantsyr-S1 (NATO designation SA-22 Greyhound) short-range air defense systems were spotted near Vyborg, city is located near the Russia's border with Finland. In Russian social media reported that twelve Pantsyr-S1 short-range air defense systems...
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Patria Nemo Container On the Way to IDEX 2017

At IDEX 2017 Patria introduces the world’s first 120mm mortar system integrated with a container. The Patria Nemo Container includes all the equipment required by a mortar unit in a single package. The Nemo...

Patria to showcase at IDEX 2017 its new version of the AMV 28A combat...

At the upcoming IDEX 2017 international exhibition and conference in Abu Dhabi on 19-23 February 2017, Finnish defence group Patria will present its new version of the AMV 28A wheeled combat vehicle. The new Patria AMV 28A is...

Patria to hide its NEMO 120mm mortar system in shipping container

The Finnish defense company Patria as adapted its NEMO 120mm smooth-bore, gyro stabilized motor gun system to fit into an easily transportable shipping container. That was reported by mvlehti.net. The new NEMO 120mm container mortar system will showcase...

Iraq looks to buy hundreds of Patria AMV 8×8 armoured vehicles

The Iraqi army is considering is considering to buy new Patria AMV 8x8 armoured vehicles, a source told Defence Blog. The Iraqi government has requested to buy hundreds Finnish Patria AMV wheeled armored personnel carriers in Spring 2016. The...

Egypt received new Protivnik-GE 3D surveillance radar

The Egyptian Ministry of Defence has received into service the new 59N6E Protivnik-GE 3D early warning surveillance radar from Russia. The 59N6E Protivnik-GE 3D early warning...

Belgium parades new Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle

The Belgian Armed Forces publicly displayed its recently received Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle during a military parade on 21 Jule. The Fox Rapid Reaction Vehicle (RRV)...