TITLE

The Defence Industry in Latin America

AUTHOR(S)
Hanel, Dieter
PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Military Technology;2010, Vol. 34 Issue 3, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents updates on the developments of the defence industry in Latin America. Fabricas y Maestranzas del Ejercito (FAMAE) is assigned to oversee the logistic support and maintenance of PIRANHA combat vehicles in Chile. Meanwhile, it notes the implementation of modernisation and refit programmes for PIJAO-class submarines by Cotecmar in Colombia. A contract signed by Rheinmetall Landsysteme and Ministry of Defence for the development of armour vehicles in Argentina, is also noted.
ACCESSION #
48920659

 

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