UK orders 40mm cannon for tracked armoured vehicles




CTA International (CTAI), the joint venture between BAE Systems and Nexter Systems, has been awarded a £150 million contract from the UK’s Ministry of Defence for the full production scale output of the automatic cannon part of CTAS (Cased Telescoped Armament System) weapon system. The contract covers the production of the 40mm cannon for several of the 589 Scout SV armoured fighting vehicles General Dynamics UK will build for the British Army, and for the British Army’s Wa...
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