The UAE-based company IAG (International Armored Group) presents its full range of wheeled armored vehicles tailored for security and military forces during IDEX 2023, an International Defense Exhibition that takes place in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
The new IAG Light Patrol Vehicle. (Picture source Army Recognition)
International Armored Group (IAG) with headquarter in UAE is a leading global armored vehicle manufacturer that provides a wide range of armored and protected vehicles to governments, military forces, private security firms, and VIPs.
At IDEX 2023, IAG presents a wide range of wheeled armored vehicles in 4x4, 6x6 and 8x8 configurations. IAG UAE also offers a range of armored vehicles, including SUVs, sedans, trucks, and buses, all of which are designed to provide the highest levels of protection against a wide range of threats, including ballistic, explosive, and chemical attacks. The company's armored vehicles are equipped with advanced features such as run-flat tires, reinforced suspension systems, and armored glass.
IDEX is also an opportunity for IAG to unveil its latest products such as the new Rila 8x8 IFV (Infantry Fighting Vehicle) and the new 4x4 Light Patrol Vehicle (LPV).
The RILA 8x8 is a new generation of 8x8 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) which offers high level of protection and mobility. The vehicle is based on an 8x8 driveline and can be fitted with a wide range of weapon stations that can be armed with a machine gun or automatic cannon up to 30mm caliber. The RILA is equipped with blast attenuation seats that can sit up to eleven fully geared military personnel including the driver and commander.
The RILA IFV can provide ballistic and mine protection up to Level 4 STANAG 4569. The vehicle is powered by a 13.0 L Diesel engine developing 500 hp. It can reach a maximum road speed of 105 km/h with a maximum cruising range of 720 km.
The IAG Light Patrol Vehicle (LPV) is a vehicle platform that is capable of rapid deployment and is able to carry out missions in extreme terrains and various climates. It is specially designed and engineered for the needs of Special Forces, tactical units, and other divisions of the army requiring rapid response. The Light Patrol Vehicle can seat up to eight fully geared personnel with ample storage solutions available for ammunition, rations, and other equipment.
The LPV comes with five-gun mounts, as well as, a mounting solution for a high-caliber rotating turret as a main weapon for the vehicle. The fast speed, high mobility and maneuverability of the LPV are bar none in the industry today. The LPV is available in three engine types and comes with various additional options as per the requirements of the end user.