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KMW commissioned to fit the TROPHY protection system for the German LEOPARD 2

22.02.2021
- Munich/Koblenz, February 2021

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) is to install the Israeli TROPHY protection system in German LEOPARD 2 main battle tanks. The contract was signed with the Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) and the State of Israel on 22.02.2021.

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KMW involved in iMUGS development contract

17.12.2020
- Munich, Dezember 2020

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) is part of the European iMUGS (integrated Modular Unmanned Ground System) project. A consortium of 13 companies from seven European countries and the European Commission signed a contract that will receive over EUR 32 million in funding.

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KNDS (Amsterdam/The Netherlands) completes a decisive step towards further integration

14.12.2020
- Amsterdam, 14th December 2020

Five years after the merger of Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (Munich, Germany) and Nexter Systems (Versailles, France) under the joint holding KNDS, the Group’s governance is being restructured.

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KMW renews Dutch FENNEK fleet

09.12.2020
- Munich/Den Haag

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) and the Dutch procurement agency DMO (Defence Materiel Organisation) have signed a contract for the upgrading of 322 FENNEK vehicles.

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German Army receives further LEGUAN bridge layer

23.07.2020
- Munich/Koblenz

The Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support (BAAINBw) has commissioned Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW) to supply additional Leguan bridge laying systems to the German Army. The contract covers 24 Leguan systems on the Leopard 2 chassis, training simulators, ancillary equipment and transport systems.

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KMW+Nexter Defense Systems (KNDS) looks back on a successful year 2019

22.07.2020
- Munich, Versailles

The strategic alliance between KMW and Nexter, completed in 2015, thus presents itself as an ongoing Franco-German success story.

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