Wednesday, October 28, 2020

Topic: Latvia

Finland, Latvia to receive common armoured vehicle platform

Finnish defense contractor Patria has announced that it signed with Finland and Latvia agreement on developing common armoured vehicle system. The...

U.S. Army deploys approximately 60 helicopters to Germany, Poland and Latvia

The U.S. Army has announced that it is deploying approximately 60 military helicopters from La Rochelle, France, and fly to training locations in Germany,...

Spanish Army deploys Pizarro VCI/C armoured fighting vehicle to Latvia

The Spanish version of the Ascod armoured fighting vehicles, called Pizarro, were deployed to Latvia. The Pizarro VCI/C vehicles designed and manufactured by General Dynamics...

U.S. Special Forces Soldiers train with Polish, Latvian allies in West Virginia

The West Virginia National Guard has announced that members of the U.S. Special Forces train with Polish and Latvian allies in West Virginia. West Virginia Army...

Thirteen Black Hawk helicopters arrived in Latvia

Thirteen UH-60 and HH-60 Black Hawk helicopters have arrived in Latvia, according to a news release put out by country's Defense Ministry....

Latvian Armed Forces to purchase new SISU GTP 4×4 armoured vehicles

Latvia's Ministry of Defense decided to purchase SISU GTP 4x4 light and medium-range tactical vehicles produced by Finnish truck manufacturing company Sisu Auto, according...

NATO’s tanks fleet shows firepower near Russian border

Battle Groups Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, and Poland participated in exercise Iron Tomahawk in the Camp Adazi Training Area outside Riga and near the Russian border. According to...

Latvia orders Carl-Gustaf grenade ammunition from Saab

On 24 October, Saab announced that the company has received an order from the Latvian Ministry of Defense for Carl-Gustaf® ammunition. According to a statement released...

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Dutch Army uses cutting-edge device to shoot down drones

The Dutch Army has recently completed a live-fire counter-drone trial using a cutting-edge device, called the Smart Shooter's SMASH Fire Control System.  Soldiers from all branches...

Philippine Army selects Sabrah light tank

The Philippine Army has selected Sabrah light tank for the Philippine Army's Light Tank Acquisition Project. The Israeli company Elbit Systems has won a $196...

Boston Dynamics’ dog-like robot spotted in Chernobyl

A futuristic, dog-like robot was spotted at the Chernobyl nuclear plant near Pripyat, Ukraine. According to multiple reports, on October 22, Chernobyl Nuclear Power Plant...

U.S. Army just received its new light all-terrain troop carrier

The U.S. Army has begun operating light and agile all-terrain troop carrier intended to transport a nine-Soldier infantry squad and their equipment. GM Defense LLC,...