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Eurosatory: Swedish SF vehicles drive in

15th June 2016 - 11:00 GMT | by Andrew White in Paris


Swedish Special Forces have begun to receive Renault Trucks Defense (RTD) Bastion Tactical and Reconnaissance Vehicles, defence sources explained to Shephard Media at the Eurosatory conference in Paris today.

Sources explained how Sweden’s Special Operations Task Group (SOG) were now taking delivery of an undisclosed number of 4x4 Bastion Armoured Personnel Carriers which would be used to insert, extract and support Ground Assault Forces (GAFs) and Special Reconnaissance (SR) teams particularly during Military Operations in Urban Terrain (MOUT).

Vehicles will be delivered to the SOG, which is headquartered in Karlsborg, throughout the remainder of the year where it will support

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Andrew White


Andrew White

Andrew is a former editor of Digital Battlespace and Unmanned Vehicles magazines. Andrew joined Shephard …

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