Archer Order Signed During Future Artillery Conference




A contract was signed on the 26th March for the Archer self-propelled 155mm field Howitzer by the Swedish and Norwegian Defence Procurement Organizations. The order was announced at the Defence IQ Future Artillery Conference in London by Nils Gustafsson, of BAE Systems Bofors AB. Each country will receive 24 guns and 24 re-supply vehicles. Two pre-series guns will be delivered in 2010 and six more will be delivered in 2011. Full rate production will commence in 2012 and the order will compl...
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