Monday, February 6, 2023

Army

Ukrainian Army receives Hercules armored recovery vehicles

The Ukrainian Armed Forces reportedly received the first M88A2 Heavy Equipment Recovery Combat Utility Lift and Evacuation System (HERCULES) armored recovery vehicles. According to Militarnyi, footage of a massive military towing vehicle in service of the Ukrainian military...

Norway selects winner of main battle tank competition

Norway has selected German-made Leopard 2A7 as its next main battle tank following an evaluation process to replace its fleet of Leopard 2A4s. The Norwegian Ministry of Defense has announced that it has decided to procure 54 new,...

Thales secures contract for GM200 radars for Ukraine

Thales Group, one of the largest defense contractors in Europe, has announced that it had got an order for delivering a complete short-range air defense system, including a Ground Master 200 radar to Ukraine. "On Wednesday, 1 February...

Ukraine to get 20 M113 armored vehicles from Spain

The Ukrainian armed forces will soon receive a batch of M113 armored personnel carriers from Spain, according to the country's Defense Minister Margarita Robles. Margarita Robles said that Spain will send 20 M113 armored personnel carriers to Ukraine. Spanish...

Russia lost its rare arctic air defense system in Ukraine

Russia has reportedly lost a modern and rare Tor-M2DT surface-to-air missile system that was designed for use in the Arctic.. According to Ukraine Weapons Tracker, a Russian 9A331MDT Tor-M2DT air defense system has been destroyed on the battlefield...

U.S. Army awards contracts for next-gen heavy truck

The U.S. Army has announced four Other Transaction Authority agreements to Mack Defense, Navistar Defense, Oshkosh Defense, and the American Rheinmetall Vehicles/GM Defense team totaling $24.25 million. The contractors will provide three prototypes of each variant for the...

BAE Systems successfully integrates Akeron missile into CV90

BAE Systems with pan-European missile maker MBDA successfully integrated a fifth-generation tactical combat missile into the CV90 fighting vehicle. As noted by the MBDA, the Akeron MP missile has been fired from the BAE Systems Hägglunds CV90 infantry combat vehicle...

Rare Russian combat vehicle spotted in Ukraine

An ultra-rare Russian combat vehicle was spotted in the Donbas region, Ukraine. The 50-ton class armored mine clearance combat vehicle was reportedly spotted in the easternmost part of Ukraine. A mysterious new vehicle called BMR-3MA Vepr was developed by...

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