Tag Archives: Bundeswehr

HENSOLDT Delivers Fire Control Sight for shoulder-launched RGW 90 LRMP Weapon to German Special Forces

Würgendorf, Germany, 29th September 2017 – Last week, Dynamit Nobel Defence and HENSOLDT handed over the shoulder-launched multi-purpose weapon RGW 90 LRMP together with the specially developed HENSOLDT fire control sight to the German Special Forces Command. Both prime contractors … Continue reading

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U.S. ARMY WEAPON FAMILIARIZATION WITH GERMAN PARTNERS

  We thought we’d kick start your Thursday morning with a weapons familiarization session by the U.S. Army for the German Bundeswehr. I love machine guns…

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Germany Has Announced It Would Replace the G36 Service Rifle

On 8 September, Katrin Suder, Germany’s State Secretary for Defence Procurement, announced to the Defense Committee of the German Parliament her intent to completely replace the Heckler & Koch G36 as the German Bundeswehr’s service rifle saying… “the G36 was … Continue reading

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A Snapshot of Germany’s Bundeswehr Gladius Soldier System

Gladius Soldier System, formerly known as Infanterist der Zukunft (IdZ 2) was developed by Düsseldorf’s Rheinmetall Group. The system integrates command and control (C2) mobility, soldier, weapons and weapon accessories into a seamless and networkable fabric. Gladius has been in … Continue reading

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