at AUSA 2010 – Solutions for expeditionary forces
with VBCI, Caesar and Syegon.
is an European leader in land defense systems. It provides
the French army and many armies around the world with
advanced combat systems, AFV, munitions and logistic services.
Those assets are widely deployed in overseas theaters,
Afghanistan beeing the most demanding. Nexter is also
a major supplier of the navies and air forces for high
Nexter introduces three combat proven systems at AUSA
2010, the VBCI, Caesar and Syegon.
the first wheeled infantry fighting vehicle ever, is used
by the French army in Afghanistan and Lebanon. This advanced
platform uses state-of-the-art technology in protection
and mobility which complies with main GCV requirements
well known as the "big 4". VBCI provides superior
force protection thanks to advanced design in structure
and add-on armor technology. Its open electronic architecture
is a key factor for growth potential and adaptability
to the mission. Advanced powertrain gives VBCI mobility
over all types of terrains. Finally its internal volume
can accommodate up to eleven (2+9) digitized warriors
with extended load capacity.
the smart wheeled artillery howitzer, provides the allies
with devastating and highly accurate fire support in Afghanistan.
Caesar® weapon system can be integrated on various
platform solutions. Its modular design allows the customer
to ask for its preferred chassis solution in a logistic
perspective. Caesar® fires all Nato 155 mm munitions,
including long range and smart or guided one. Caesar®
is the artillery solution for all expeditionary force.
It is C130 transportable.
the central tyre inflation system, has been selected by
world class AFV and trucks manufacturers, and can be seen
at the Hutchinson booth. A new version with wireless integrated
remote pressure control is available.