28 Nov '14, 10am

Polish #Army Purchases #Tank Transporters #Defence #Military #DefenceNews

The technical dialogue is to include, among other issues, assessment off the initial requirements, estimated acquisition, operation and withdrawal costs and time-frame for the planned purchase. Three more issues are to be defined, namely, the assumptions related to the logistics, safety of the supplies and training. According to the information received from the Inspectorate, the new vehicles are to be based on 8x8 trucks, there must be an option available to provide additional armour to the cockpit and fuel tanks, at least up to the level 1 of the STANAG 4569 norm within the scope of ballistic- and anti-mine-protection. What is more the new vehicles need to be able to transport at least 4-persons in the cabin, both in armoured as well as in non-armoured variants. Range on surface roads is to be at least as long as 450 km, while the load capacity – not less than 70 tonnes....

Full article: http://www.defence24.com/news_polish-army-purchases-tank-...

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