Army of Philippines is planning to acquire 100 M113 APC and FH70 155mm howitzer from Italy 2511123
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Defense News - Philippines
|Sunday, November 25, 2012, 05:45 AM|
|Army of Philippines is planning to acquire 100 M113 APC and FH70 155mm howitzer from Italy.|
The Philippines Department of National Defense (DND) is planning to acquire 100 armored personnel carriers (APC)s and dozens of artillery equipment from Italy in support of the military’s capability upgrade program. The Italian government might donate 100 units of operational M113 APCs and 25 units of operational FH70 155 mm howitzers.
Italian army M113 APC armoured personnel carrier
The possible donations are in connection with the procurement of other equipment that may become part of what the DND called the “Italian package.”