Armoured Vehicle News Digest: 19th November 2013
Indonesia’s armoured vehicle modernisation programme
Indonesia is procuring 102 modernised Leopard 2 MBTs, 42 upgraded Marder 1A3 IFVs and 11 armoured recovery vehicles from Rheinmetall in a €216 million ($289.6 million) deal, which includes logistical support.
Deliveries to the Indonesian Army are due to take place between 2014 and 2016, making it the 18thcountry to operate the Leopard 2.
With 240 million inhabitants, Indonesia is one of the world’s largest democracies...
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