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Sweden is looking to accelerate the Nordic cooperation pact with Norway, Finland and Denmark as it covets joint air, naval and land units for the region. Swedish Defence Minister Karin Enstr÷m and Foreign Minister Carl Bildt wrote in a joint statement:
Senior Armoured Vehicle officials are set to attend Defence IQ’s Armoured Vehicles Nordic Conference in Oslo next week to explore the programmes and technology advancements shaping the future of armoured vehicle development in the Nordic Region: www.armouredvehiclesno...
The Nordic armoured vehicle market continues to boom despite the stagnant economy in the rest of Europe as BAE’s Swedish branch reflects on a stellar year.
Compiled in conjunction with the conference, this pack aims to offer insight into the current activities within the Nordic market, to provide feedback into the driving forces behind some of the active procurement programmes, and to illustrate the pace of modernisation...
As Norwegian vehicle weapons technology continues to influence military forces across the world, Finland’s call for a weapon station solution is answered not by its local allies, but by Australia. Last month, the US Army renewed its contract for the M153 common remo...
As Sweden debates whether it should follow Norway in raising its defence budget and Denmark reopens bidding to procure 30 new fighter aircraft, representatives from across the Nordic military community will assemble in Copenhagen this May to address immediate and long...
I have just been asked to represent a Nordic company selling new kinds of &quote;super concrete&quote;. It has much more enduring properties (greener and cheaper too) than a traditional mix. Could anyone help me to circumvent the amazing military bureaucracies w...
Which European nation is increasing its defence spend over the next 12 months? Believe it or not there is one. It’s Norway. This comes after the Nordic country’s economy has been boosted by petroleum profits meaning that the government has a trend-bucking surplus...
The old argument rears its head again as Denmark looks to award a key procurement contract, while some of the competing manufacturers look to gain an edge by showcasing their solutions for the Nordic military in Oslo. Eight international defence companies are in the...
Lieutenant Colonel Stefan Wilson is the Head of Air Operations, J3 at the Swedish Armed Forces Headquarters. He was the commander of the first of two Swedish units sent during Operation Unified Protector (OUP) in Libya. Defence IQ recently spoke to Lt Col Wilson ab...
We speak with Lieutenant Colonel Harald Hùiback, Faculty Advisor for Air Defence at the Norwegian Defence University College. He will be presenting on his views of Air Power strategy and philosophy at the Fighter Nordic 2013 conference. What can history teach us abo...
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