Monday, June 27, 2022

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

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 an upgraded version of Finnish 8×8 multi-role military vehicle.

The new vehicle has an elongated body and is equipped with enhanced protection , as well as remote controlled weapon station Kongsberg MCT-30 with 30mm Bushmaster Mk44, which is mounted on a lower unit, Protector M153 OWS with M2HB and Javelin anti-tank system.


Also, Patria to unveil new NEMO 120mm container mortar system at IDEX 2017. The special version of lightweight version of Patria’s Advanced Mortar System can be hidden inside a shipping container.

AMV 28A combat vehicle
AMV 28A combat vehicle


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