SIG Sauer manufacturer has recently withdrawn from a tender for a new rifle system expected to replace the G36 system, already in use at units of the German Bundeswehr.
Technical Overhaul Institution, in the city of Cacak is, according to the commander of the 2nd Army Brigade, Colone Zeljko Kuzmanovic, close to acquire capacities needed for overhauling the main battle tank M84 system.
On Monday, November 28th, officials of the German company „Heckler&Koch“ announced that in accordance with German government it was decided that company`s rifle systems will not be delivered to countries that are not members or partners of the NATO.
Recently published news relating Future Individual Weapon (Fren. Arme Individuelle du Futur) tender of the French Armed Forces for purchasing a new assault rifle system which should be adopted as a standard one along with rumors about accepting the offer issued by the German company Heckler & Koch have just been officially confirmed.
Several of respectable French web portals, such as BFV TV, Les Echos, as well as Les Sentinelles, have reported the breaking news that German company Heckler & Koch have won a tender, issued by the French military establishment named Arme Individuelle du Futur (Engl. Future Individual Weapon).
Recently Serbian market of the specialist tactical gear became richer for one more brand. Company Horned Viper manufactures tactical holsters for various armament systems and magazines and is the first producer in Serbia that makes its products from the specific material kydex.
Well-known German manufacturer Heckler&Koch recently won in a legal dispute over the German government, which will, by all odds, only complicate more the relations of the sides.
Czech Ministry of Defence during the last year cancelled the order of the 238 semi-automatic precision rifles SIG Sauer 716 in 7.62x51 mm NATO manufactured in the USA.