30 Jan '16, 4am

IDFは、トロフィー・システムを装備したNamer装甲兵員輸送車の運用を開始する。 https://t.co/NuoIRMUa3z https://t.co/eHHzbowNQd

The Israeli Ministry of Defense's (MoD's) Merkava Tank Administration announced on 28 January that it has completed the installation of the first Rafael Trophy HV active protection system on a Namer armoured personnel carrier (APC). "In recent weeks, we completed the integration and adaptation of the Trophy system for the Namer vehicles," Brigadier General Baruch Matzliach, head of the administration, said in a statement. "We will apply the policy of the Ministry of Defense by equipping every Namer coming off the production line with the only operational active protection system in the world," he added. There are no immediate plans to install the system on existing vehicles. The Trophy system fitted to the Namer appears to have a new drop-down cover over its hard-kill countermeasures dispenser. (Israeli MoD) Live-fire tests of the Trophy-equipped Namer occurred throughout ...

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