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Analysis modern Russian MBT Main Battle Tanks not inferior to Western tank

Armored hardware expert Sergei Suvorov assessed the modern state of the Russian tank forces. He told Izvestia daily that the latest in the Russian army tank pool are T-90A, T-80UE-1 and T-72B3 tanks. The Russian tanks are not inferior to modern western analogues in most combat characteristics and exceed them is several parameters. The mentioned tanks are not new vehicles but a modernized family of T-72/90 and T-80. Actually the West has not been producing new tanks for a long time either.

M776 Full-Bore Chrome Tubes for M777A2 howitzer Us Army Marines 13008175

U.S. Army and Marines M777A2 155mm towed-howitzers fitted with new M776 Full-Bore Chrome Tubes
 
New contract from US Army and Marine Corps for the Watervliet Arsenal wil to manufacture more than 100 M776 Full-Bore Chrome Tubes for the lightweight 155mm towed-howitzer system, the M777A2. The U.S. Marine contract is very similar to the Army order in that the arsenal will manufacture more than 100 M776 Full-Bore Chrome Tubes for the same howitzer system.
New contract from US Army and Marine Corps for the Watervliet Arsenal wil to manufacture more than 100 M776 Full-Bore Chrome Tubes for the lightweight 155mm towed-howitzer system, the M777A2. The U.S. Marine contract is very similar to the Army order in that the arsenal will manufacture more than 100 M776 Full-Bore Chrome Tubes for the same howitzer system.
 

Russia ready to offer S-350E missile system to foreign country 13008171

Russian defense industry ready to offer new S-350E Vityaz air defense missile systems to foreign customers
 
Russia will offer to foreign customers already next year the latest air defense S-350E Vityaz systems. They are more compact and cheaper compared to S-400 but enjoy all S-300 capabilities and can engage in close combat without additional defense by Pantsir and Tor armaments. Experts believe that after Vityaz completes tests and becomes operational it will oust Buk missile complexes from foreign markets, Izvestia daily reported.
Russia will offer to foreign customers already next year the latest air defense S-350E Vityaz systems. They are more compact and cheaper compared to S-400 but enjoy all S-300 capabilities and can engage in close combat without additional defense by Pantsir and Tor armaments. Experts believe that after Vityaz completes tests and becomes operational it will oust Buk missile complexes from foreign markets, Izvestia daily reported.
 

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Ukroboronprom has developed new modernized main battle tank T-72AMT for Ukrainian army
 
UKKROBORONPROM SE "Kiev Armored Plant" has developed a new modernized version of the Soviet-made T-72 called T-72AMT for the Ukrainian armed forces. One of the most important feature is the new armour.
UKKROBORONPROM SE "Kiev Armored Plant" has developed a new modernized version of the Soviet-made T-72 called T-72AMT for the Ukrainian armed forces. One of the most important feature is the new armour.

US Army 3-D printer expeditionary kit field components 13007171

American engineers to develop 3-D printer expeditionary kits to make components on the field
 
American engineers here are developing 3-D expeditionary kits that could be used when needed to make specialty tools, spare parts, and other components to fill the time gaps between when parts break and when the replacement arrives from the original equipment manufacturers.
American engineers here are developing 3-D expeditionary kits that could be used when needed to make specialty tools, spare parts, and other components to fill the time gaps between when parts break and when the replacement arrives from the original equipment manufacturers.
 

Command Launch Unit FGM-148 Javelin to be upgraded 82507171

Command Launch Unit of the FGM-148 anti-tank missile to be upgraded
 
Raytheon and Lockheed Martin have been awarded a $10.1 million contract to modernize the Command Launch Unit for their jointly-developed Javelin anti-tank missile.
Raytheon and Lockheed Martin have been awarded a $10.1 million contract to modernize the Command Launch Unit for their jointly-developed Javelin anti-tank missile.
 

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Analysis Belgian and foreign combat vehicles and armoured at military parade 21 July 2017
 
LMV Lynx 4x4 Light Multirole armoured Vehicle
Army Recognition editorial team was in Peutie military barracks to cover the military parade rehearsal for the Belgian National Day of July 21, 2017. Every year, Belgium’s national day is celebrated with a whole range of activities including a parade of Belgium armed forces, police, civil defense and emergency services in the center of Brussels.
 

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New Russian-made Buran 4x4 armoured vehicle at MAKS 2017 AirShow in Russia
 
At MAKS 2017, the AirShow in Russia, Russian defense industry unveils a new 4x4 armoured vehicle called Buran, the vehicle has a new design compared to standard wheeled armoured vehicle with three doors on each side of the hull.
At MAKS 2017, the AirShow in Russia, Russian defense industry unveils a new 4x4 armoured vehicle called Buran, the vehicle has a new design compared to standard wheeled armoured vehicle with three doors on each side of the hull.
 

Syria M-46 130mm 8x8 self-propelled howitzer Syrian military forces 11807173

Syrian military forces produced locally 130mm M-46 8x8 self-propelled howitzer
 
The Syrian military forces against Daesh uses their own technology to manufacture wheeled self propelled howitzer using the Soviet-made 130mm towed field gun M-46 as main armament mounted at the rear of 8x8 civilian truck chassis.
The Syrian military forces against Daesh uses their own technology to manufacture wheeled self propelled howitzer using the Soviet-made 130mm towed field gun M-46 as main armament mounted at the rear of 8x8 civilian truck chassis.
 

New 4x4 armoured and 300mm MLRS rocket launcher Belarus army 11807172

New 4x4 armoured vehicles and 300mm MLRS rocket launchers in service with Belarus army
 
During the military parade in Belarus, new armoured vehicles and military equipment that had recently entered service in the armed forces with the Belarus armed forces including the Caiman 4x4 armoured vehicle in different configurations, the CS/VN3 a Chinese-made 4x4 APC (Armoured Personnel Carrier), the Volat (Minsk Wheel Tractor Plant Open Joint Stock Company) MZKT-490100 and the Polonez a new local-made 300mm MLRS (Multiple Launch Rocket System).
Armed Forces of Belarus present new armoured vehicles during the military parade for the Independence Day of the Republic of Belarus, July 3, 2017. During the parade, President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has announced the boost for the defense capabilities of the country and the development of the local defense industry.
 

Germany Rheinmetall presents its Infantry system for the first time 11707173

German Company Rheinmetall has displayed its new Infantry System for the first time
 
The German Defense Company Rheinmetall has displayed its new “Infantry System” for the first time. It substantially enhances the combat performance of dismounted troops in connection with unmanned systems and fire support elements.
The German Defense Company Rheinmetall has displayed its new “Infantry System” for the first time. It substantially enhances the combat performance of dismounted troops in connection with unmanned systems and fire support elements.
 

Automous Humvee vehicle tested by IDF Israeli Army 11707172

Army of Israel has tested new project of autonomous Humvee light tactical vehicle
 
Israeli army has tested a new project of autonmous Humvee 4x4 light tactical vehicle which is remotely operated. The tests have so far proven the Humvee to be relatively successful on the road and in maneuvering in open areas and on side slopes.
Israeli army has tested a new project of autonmous Humvee 4x4 light tactical vehicle which is remotely operated. The tests have so far proven the Humvee to be relatively successful on the road and in maneuvering in open areas and on side slopes.
 

CH-5 Rainbow 5 UAV flight test North of China 11607173

Chinese-made CH-5 Rainbow 5 UAV production model performs trial flight in North of China
 
Production model of Chinese-made CH-5, also called Rainbow 5 UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) performs trial flight in north China's Hebei Province, July 14, 2017. The CH-5 was unveiled during AirShow China in November 2016.
Production model of Chinese-made CH-5, also called Rainbow 5 UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) performs trial flight in north China's Hebei Province, July 14, 2017. The CH-5 was unveiled during AirShow China in November 2016.
 

Russia new B10M2-S armoured bulldozer Uralvagonzavod 11507172

Uralvagonzavod from Russia presents new B10M2-S armoured bulldozer for military operations
 
The Russian Defense Company Uralvagonzavod Corporation (UVZ) of Rostec State Corporation presented a unique armored bulldozer B10M2-S produced by the ChTZ-URALTEK enterprise. The vehicle was created in the framework of production diversification program which is to increase the share of civilian output, the UVZ press service said.
The Russian Defense Company Uralvagonzavod Corporation (UVZ) of Rostec State Corporation presented a unique armored bulldozer B10M2-S produced by the ChTZ-URALTEK enterprise. The vehicle was created in the framework of production diversification program which is to increase the share of civilian output, the UVZ press service said.
 

Analysis: French military parade Bastille Day 14 july 81407172

Analysis: French military parade Bastille Day 14 july 2017
 
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Bastille Day is the common name given in English-speaking countries to the French National Day, which is celebrated on 14 July each year. In France, it is formally called "la Fête nationale". It is the oldest and largest regular military parade in Europe held on the morning of 14 July, on the Champs-Élysées in Paris in front of the President of the Republic, along with other French officials and foreign guests.
 

saab to delivers new components for Carl-Gustav 81407171

Saab to delivers new components for the Carl-Gustaf weapon system in 2018
 
Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract on deliveries of components for the Carl-Gustaf man-portable weapon system. The order amounts to SEK 106 million and deliveries will take place during 2018.
Defence and security company Saab has signed a contract on deliveries of components for the Carl-Gustaf man-portable weapon system. The order amounts to SEK 106 million and deliveries will take place during 2018.
 

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