LIKE CANADA, THE UNITED STATES is in the throes of developing a new armoured combat vehicle
for ferrying troops around the battlefield.
The RG41 wheeled armoured combat vehicle
features a unique modular mine protected design and integrated independent suspension and driveline.
Kongsberg Gruppen has received a contract from Swedish defence materiel administration (FMV) for a training system for the crew members of the Swedish army's CV9040 armoured combat vehicle
. The contract has been valued at EUR4.0m.
The vehicle is already available as a prototype and numerous versions are being developed in addition to the armoured personnel carrier, such as a 17-tonne armoured combat vehicle
armed with a 30-mm two-man turret, a medevac carrying up to four stretchers and a 17.5-tonne mobile gun system armed with a 90-mm two-man turret.
The cooperation would cover the production of 25mm ammunition for Malaysia's new armoured combat vehicle
ACV 300, and would involve technology transfer, equipment supplies and assembly in Malaysia, Nammo said.
In early development stages, the Armoured Combat Vehicle
Project is currently mandated to replace the army's 200 Cougar armoured vehicles.
Sweden remains the only customer for the 10 x 10 Piranha Armoured Combat Vehicle
with six vehicles used in the command post role and seven fitted with an Ericsson mast-mounted air-defence radar.
Sweden is the only customer for the 10 x 10 Piranha Armoured Combat Vehicle
, with six vehicles used in the command post role and seven fitted with an Ericsson mast-mounted air defence radar.
Across the channel in France, Bernard Potel is the man at Giat charged with developing the EBRC (Wheeled Armoured Combat Vehicle
) and he shares his colleague's frustration with ground rules.
FNSS is a globally recognized land systems company that specializes in designing and producing wheeled and tracked armoured combat vehicles
as well as combat engineering vehicles, turrets and sustainability solutions.