Sunday, September 26, 2021

Azerbaijan showcase new «SandCat» armored vehicles purchased from Israeli Plasan company

Ministry of Defence of Azerbaijan made a presentation of 4×4 SandCat armored vehicles purchased from Israeli Plasan company, reported by azeridefence.com.

AzeriDefence reports that on 25 June president of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev got acknowledged with these vehicles.

According to photos taken at the event it is seen that Armed Forces of Azerbaijan purchased 4 modifications of these vehicles. Among them it need to be mentioned remote controlled and surveillance electric optic system.

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The vehicles are equipped with Mini Samson remote weapon stations (RWS) with 12,7 mm NSVT machine gun, produced by Rafael. Other vehicles are equipped with new Samson MLS RWS with two Spike-LR antitank missiles of Rafael.

“Samson MLS” is integrated with optic system and laser distance measurer which can be used in any weather condition.

Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com
Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com

Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com
Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com

Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com
Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com

Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com
Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com

Presentation of 4×4 SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com
SandCat vehicles (c) azeridefence.com

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