Armoured Vehicles


French Army to induct engineering AFVs

Contributor: Victor M. S. Barreira
Posted: 5/18/2015

French Army to induct engineering AFVs - Victor M. S. Barreira

Between the summer of 2015 and the spring of 2016, the French Army engineers units will receive 60 VAB Ultima Génie 4x4 armoured engineering vehicles. It will provide the front-line engineers units with the same support capabilities as the infantry units, with which they cooperate closely. The vehicle is another variant of the modernised VAB Ultima. Full Article »

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Armoured vehicle priorities for the Czech Armed Forces: Interview with Lt Col Vit Duchacek -

Lt Col Vit Duchacek, the Czech Armed Forces' Divisional Director of Development and Planning Capabilities, talks armoured vehicles - from current modernization plans to immediate challenges facing his personnel. Full Video »

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Exclusive interview with Schaublin SA

Posted: 2/3/2014

Exclusive interview with Schaublin SA -

The value of all military equipment always lies in the details and the quality with which these products are manufactured. Speaking with us to explain just how important it is to have the right tools for the job is Matt Dunner of Schaublin SA, a Swiss-based company that has long provided precision products and clamping systems, and who will of course be joining us at this year’s event. To meet Schaublin, visit Stand B40, or hear their presentations. Full Podcast »

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Latin American Armoured Vehicles Market Summary 2014-2015

Latin American countries are continuing armed forces modernisation efforts, either through new funding efforts or through external aid, as issues related to the illicit drug trade, militant terrorism and economic and social inequality fuel persistent violence. While not reaching the heights of defence expenditure seen in Eastern Europe, the Middle East or the Asia-Pacific, the continent has the unenviable reputation of having the majority of the world’s most dangerous cities. Full Sector Report »

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