Russian Armed Forces Receive BMR-3MA "Boar" Mine Clearance Vehicles

April 17, 2024 @ 10:18 AM

The Russian Armed Forces have started receiving BMR-3MA "Boar" combat mine clearance vehicles. These vehicles come equipped with advanced TMT-S roller minesweepers, capable of clearing both traditional anti-tank mines and modern anti-ship and anti-bottom mines commonly used by NATO forces, according to Russian media

India Begins Manufacturing 400 T-90S Tanks for Army: Report

March 17, 2020 @ 05:56 AM

India has commenced manufacturing 400 T-90S battle tanks for its army after it signed a contract with Russia to extend the build license until 2028, last year. “India made a decision to purchase T-90S tanks, which they are already producing under a license agreement

Ukrainian Armed Forces Recieve Modernized T-72 Tanks

March 9, 2020 @ 04:33 AM

Kyiv Armored Plant has delivered six modernized T-72 tanks to the Ukrainian Armed Forces. The company's specialists modified the equipment to improve its technical parameters and combat characteristics, state-run Ukroboronprom said in a statement last week

Germany, France to Launch Architectural Study on Future European Tank Project

February 24, 2020 @ 09:23 AM

Germany and France are set to launch an architectural study on European Main Ground Combat System (MGCS) by April of this year. “Architectural study on the MGCS project will begin in March or April

Russia's T-90M Proryv 'Networked' Tank to be Unveiled This Year

February 14, 2020 @ 05:51 AM

Russias latest battle tank, the upgraded T-90M “Proryv,” developed by UralVagonZavod (UVZ), might be displayed during the Army 2020 forum later this year. The tank features networked communication in which data can be shared in real time with other battle assets such as tanks, armored vehicles, helicopters and drones...

Russia Delivers Tanks, Armored Vehicles to Syrian Military

February 10, 2020 @ 07:11 AM

Russia has delivered an unspecified number of T-62M main battle tanks and BRM-1K combat reconnaissance armored vehicles to the Syrian Arab Army. The newly delivered batch of T-62s are less advanced than modern T-72 tanks employed by the Syrian military,

US Risks Billions in Arms Sales over Soured Relations with Iraq

January 9, 2020 @ 09:40 AM

The United States could lose billions of dollars in arms sales to Iraq should Baghdad evict US troops from it soil and scale down its military relationship with Washington. Following the assassination of Iranian top general Qasem Soleimani in US drone strikes, Iraq asked US troops to leave their country

DAPA Awards Hyundai Rotem $209M for Combat Engineering Vehicles, Tanks

December 31, 2019 @ 11:04 AM

Hyundai Rotem has won a $209.5 million (243

New Russian Air Defense System Gibka-S Works against Ultra-low Flying Threats

December 26, 2019 @ 09:30 AM

Russia has finished state trials of a new close range air defense mobile system, Gibka-S which uses missiles from Verba or Igla man-portable air defence system (MANPADS) installed on Tiger

US Begins Paperwork to Greenlight Sale of 100 Abrams tanks for Taiwan

November 14, 2019 @ 06:33 AM

The United States has sent a draft Letter of Offer and Acceptance (LOA) to Taiwan, signalling commencement of paperwork to sell over a hundred M1A1 Abrams tanks to the island nation. The development has come four months after the US State Department gave a nod to Taipeis request of buying 108 M1A2T Abrams Tanks, over 250 Stinger missiles and other related equipment amounting

Bundeswehr Gets First Upgraded Leopard 2A7V MBT

October 29, 2019 @ 11:15 AM

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann has handed over first of 104 Leopard 2 main battle tanks upgraded to the A7V standard, to the Bundeswehr at a ceremony held in Munich city, Germany. German troops will receive the remaining tanks by 2023, Berlin-based

Taiwan Seeks Maintenance Hub for US Military Equipment

October 9, 2019 @ 09:12 AM

Taiwan has sought depot-level maintenance facilities for US military equipment such as the M1A2T Abrams tanks and F-16V jets not only for itself but to also make it a regional support base for US weapons. “US businesses could take a step further in working with Taiwanese companies by building depot-level maintenance capacity in Taiwan