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 SCORPION programme: the GRIFFON SAN is qualified by the DGA 

 In accordance with the framework set by the SCORPION programme, the Sanitary version of the GRIFFON has recently been qualified by the French procurement agency (DGA).  Designed within the GME EBMR (Nexter, Arquus and Thales), the GRIFFON is a modern 24-ton multi-role armoured vehicle (VBMR) integrated into the SCORPION information …

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Nexter unveils Nexter Arrowtech, its new ammunition brand

Nexter unveils Nexter Arrowtech, its new ammunition brand

Nexter unveils the new name of its ammunition brand with the aim of consolidating its position against the competition and consolidating its position as the European leader in ammunition. In 2014, Nexter acquired the Belgian and Italian companies Mecar and Simmel Difesa to develop the group’s munitions activities alongside Nexter …

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Czech Republic officially orders 52 CAESAR 8×8 from Nexter

Czech Defense Minister Lubomír Metnar signed a contract for the acquisition of 52 CAESAR self-propelled artillery guns in an eight-wheel drive (8×8) version, in the presence of French Minister of the Armed Forces Florence Parly and Nicolas Chamussy, CEO of Nexter Group. With this major order, the Czech Republic becomes …

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Nexter’s VBCI Philoctetes unveiled at DEFEA

On the occasion of the first edition of the DEFEA exhibition, that is held in Athens from July 13 to 15, 2021, Nexter is presenting the VBCI Philoctetes for the first time. This is a complete infantry combat system, armed with a remotely operated 40mm CT (cased telescoped) turret from …

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