In this issue: Technology for safer and more sustainable bases, the future of...
- Latvian MoD completes Stage I of procedure for 4×4 tactical vehicle procurement
- Global Defence Technology: Issue 84
- Driverless vehicles in the military – will the potential be realised?
- Oshkosh Defense receives $106m order from US Army for 416 JLTVs
- UV explosion: rapid evolution results in all shapes and sizes
Latvian MoD completes Stage I of procedure for 4×4 tactical vehicle procurement
The Ministry of Defence of Latvia (MoD) has completed Stage I of the negotiated procedure for the acquisition of light and medium, high-mobility, armoured four-wheel drive 4x4 tactical vehicles.
PIRANHA V Armoured Wheeled Vehicles
The PIRANHA V 8×8 is the fifth-generation of the family of Piranha wheeled utility vehicles and was developed by General Dynamics, using private venture funding. It was initially designed specifically to meet the UK armed forces’ FRES requirements.
Driverless vehicles in the military – will the potential be realised?
While the growing chorus of ‘take the man out of the machine’ has led to an explosion in aerial drone use over recent years and kept many pilots safely out of harm’s way, there have been far fewer moves to do the same for military drivers and land vehicles. The pendulum seems to now be swinging however, and Dr Gareth Evans investigates.
US Army awards $476m contract to buy FMTV A2 variant
The US Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) Life Cycle Management Command (LCMC) has awarded a new contract for the procurement of the family of medium tactical vehicles (FMTV) A2 variant.
Oshkosh Defense receives $106m order from US Army for 416 JLTVs
Oshkosh Defense has received a $106m order from the US Army for the delivery of 416 units of the joint light tactical vehicles (JLTV).
Iveco delivers 62 light armoured vehicles to Norway
CNH Industrial’s defence and civil protection division Iveco Defence Vehicles has delivered the last tranche of the fourth generation light armoured vehicles (LAVs) for the Norwegian Army.
Bushmaster MR6 Multi-Role Armoured Vehicle
Bushmaster MR6 (Multi Role 6) is an improved variant of the Bushmaster infantry mobility vehicle, which has been designed and manufactured by Thales Australia.
US Army JCTD programme develops autonomous combat vehicle
Engineers from the US Army’s three-year ‘Wingman’ Joint Capability Technology Demonstration (JCTD) programme have developed an autonomous two-vehicle set that would be controlled by soldiers.
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