World Premiere — an 84-metre OPV in aluminium

The Philippines Coast-Guards selected OCEA for the supply of 5 boats at civil standards, with the associated logistic support services: –  4 fast-patrol boats of 24 m type OCEA FPB 72 MKII –  1 offshore patrol vessel of 84 m…

Demonstration of Strength for Nexter’s Artillery

On the occasion of dynamic demonstrations with live ammunition at Versailles-Satory, January 2, 2018, the Nexter Group has demonstrated to more than eighty people from 18 countries its know-how and performance in ground-to-ground artillery for calibres 105 and 155mm. Acquired…

VBCI sets new major milestones in Qatar

Nexter Group announces the success of the new VBCI evaluation campaign by Qatari forces. It has demonstrated once again all the performances of the vehicle. The shots, carried out in different weapon system configurations, highlighted the performances and ergonomic qualities…

Airbus CyberSecurity Predictions for 2018

Threats via social media and Wireless networks will dominate next year Researchers at Airbus’ external Cyber Security business have compiled their top technology predictions for 2018, based on trends identified at its Security Operations Centres in France, UK and Germany…

Falcon 5X

Dassault Aviation initiates the termination process of the Silvercrest contract leading to the end of the Falcon 5X program and announces the launch of a new Falcon program with an entry into service in 2022. 
The delivery of compliant Silvercrest…

Qatar selects Nexter VBCI as its future infantry fighting vehicle

During French President Macron visit to Qatar a letter of intent was signed for the potential procurement of the VBCI (Véhicule Blindé d’Infanterie) wheeled armoured fighting vehicle by the Emirate Army. Such decision has been awaited for some time, the…