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Constant readiness and local defence at the centre of the operations of the Finnish Army

Constant readiness and local defence at the centre of the operations of the Finnish Army

The Army Commander Change of Command Ceremony took place today, on 30 December, in Mikkeli.
30.12.2021 | 13.33
New rifle system to supplement infantry capability

New rifle system to supplement infantry capability

The new rifle system to be procured for the infantry increases the usability of snipers as well as the precision and range of infantry sections.
21.12.2021 | 14.20
Firepower and interoperability of the Army MBTs Leopard 2 to improve

Firepower and interoperability of the Army MBTs Leopard 2 to improve

The Ministry of Defence has authorised the Finnish Defence Forces to sign a contract on the firing control system ballistics upgrade for the Army main battle tanks Leopard 2 A4 and 2 A6. The procurement will upgrade the capability of the MBTs Leopard 2 A4 and 2 A6 originally procured from Germany and the Netherlands.
7.12.2021 | 12.20

Sweden to join the Army Common Armoured Vehicle System programme

The Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV) of the Swedish Ministry of Defence has officially stated its interest in joining the Finland-led CAVS (Common Armoured Vehicle System) programme.
14.12.2021 | 8.50