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KNDS Unveils Leopard 2 MBT Prototype with Unmanned Turret
Land Expo and Air Show

KNDS Unveils Leopard 2 MBT Prototype with Unmanned Turret

German-French land systems consortium KNDS will exhibit the Leopard 2 MBT prototype with an unmanned turret in Eurosatory 2024.

France and Germany Agree on Europe’s Next-Generation MGCS
Land

France and Germany Agree on Europe’s Next-Generation MGCS

France and Germany agreed to develop a new battle tank, the MGCS. Its turret might incorporate the French 140 mm cannon and the German 130 mm cannon.

ASELSAN to Modernise Chilean Leopard 2 MBTs
Land Modernisation Expo and Air Show

ASELSAN to Modernise Chilean Leopard 2 MBTs

ASELSAN has been awarded a contract to modernise the engagement and sensor capabilities of Chilean Leopard 2 MBTs.

France and Germany Sign MGCS Tank Development Agreement
Land Investment

France and Germany Sign MGCS Tank Development Agreement

France and Germany agreed to develop a planned next-generation tank known as the Main Ground Combat System (MGCS).

Repaired Leopard 2 MBTs Return to Ukraine
Logistics Land

Repaired Leopard 2 MBTs Return to Ukraine

Lithuania returns Ukraine’s Leopard 2 Main Battle Tanks to the front lines after repairing.

Greece Prepares Tank Show at DEFEA
Expo and Air Show Land Modernisation

Greece Prepares Tank Show at DEFEA

Greece will hold a Defence Expo next week in Athens. Following Athens’ interest in upgrading part of its armoured forces, Western tanks will be displayed.

Rheinmetall Company offers Ukraine Leopard 1 Tanks
Land Bilateral Relations

Rheinmetall Company offers Ukraine Leopard 1 Tanks

German defence company Rheinmetall offers brand new Marder Armoured Personnel Carriers and 50 second-hand Leopard 1 Main Battle Tanks to Ukraine.

Nexter to Support Leclerc for Another 10 Years
Land Modernisation

Nexter to Support Leclerc for Another 10 Years

While there is no Eurotank, there will be Leclerc: France has extended the maintenance of its tanks for another ten years

Atmaca will be in the inventory in 2021
Land Navy / Maritime Air Weapon / Missile Modernisation

Atmaca will be in the inventory in 2021

Prof. Dr Faruk Yiğit, Chairman of the Board and Murat İkinci, President & CEO of Roketsan, provided information about recent developments at Roketsan.

Altay Unveiled at Facility Visit
Land

Altay Unveiled at Facility Visit

Defence Minister Akar attended the Second Generation Fırtına Howitzer handover ceremony where Modernised Leopard 2A4 and Altay MBT were demonstrated.