Leonardo and Rheinmetall Announce Partnership to Develop Ground Defense Systems

 As we said yesterday here, On July 3, 2024, Leonardo and Rheinmetall signed a memorandum of understanding to form a new equal partnership aimed at fostering a European industrial and technological approach in the field of ground defense systems. The collaboration is set to develop two new vehicles: a Main Battle Tank and a Lynx platform for the Armored Infantry Combat System, primarily for the Italian Army with prospects for international export. Read more. 

At Eurosatory 2024, Rheinmetall presented their Lynx KF-41 infantry fighting vehicle, now featuring a HITFACT MkII turret (Picture source: ArmyRecognition)


Read full Defense news. 

Source link: https://worlddefencenews.blogspot.com/2024/07/leonardo-and-rheinmetall-announce.html by Rudis04 at worlddefencenews.blogspot.com