Articles >>

Rheinmetall Wins New Order for Tank Ammunition Worth Around EUR20 M

Category: Contracts

An international customer has awarded Rheinmetall a contract to supply it with practice tank ammunition. Now official, the order is worth around ˆ20 million.

The DM78A1 and DM78A3 subcalibre practice ammunition will be delivered in two lots between 2016 and 2018.

The 120mm x 570 DM78 round is based on an innovative acceleration and replacement techology that enables an especially economical design. In addition, the DM78 is safe to fire in all the same climatic zones as the DM63 KE service round. The DM78’s very low pressure level results in negligible erosion, fostering extremely long barrel life. Moreover, the round can be used at any tank firing range that meets the safety standards required for its predecessors, the DM38 family and the DM48.

This new order underscores once again Rheinmetall’s clear technological lead in the field of large-calibre weapon systems and ammunition.

Rheinmetall
10.11.2015

Share...
Printable Version Send by email rss favorite Facebook Vkontakte Twitter Google+

Supacat, Rheinmetall and SCISYS partnership showcases new High Mobility Integrated Fires Capability
12.09.2019

Rheinmetall modernizing Puma infantry fighting vehicle and other equipment for NATO spearhead VJTF 2023
25.07.2019

Rheinmetall and BAE Systems Launch UK Based Military Vehicle Joint Venture - Rheinmetall BAE Systems Land
02.07.2019

The Dutch armed forces select Rheinmetall to modernize their Bergepanzer 3 Büffel
17.05.2019

Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles GmbH - RMMV

Rheinmetall Nordic AS

Rheinmetall Verseidag Ballistic Protection GmbH

Rheinmetall Defence

Rheinmetall Soldier Electronics GmbH

Rheinmetall Canada Inc

Rheinmetall Italia S.p.A.

Rheinmetall AG, Representative Office Abu Dhabi

Rheinmetall Waffe Munition GmbH

Rheinmetall Defence Electronics GmbH

Rheinmetall Nederland B.V.

Rheinmetall Landsysteme GmbH

Rheinmetall Chempro GmbH

Rheinmetall Waffe Munition Arges GmbH

American Rheinmetall Munitions, Inc. - ARM

Rheinmetall Denel Munition (Pty) Ltd - RDM

Rheinmetall Hellas S.A.

Discuss


At present you cannot leave messages. To be able to do this, you should enter by using your name. If you are not registetred, do it now. The registration procedure will take just one minute.
Register