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IDEX 2017: Hamel light to smoke?

18th February 2017 - 06:00 GMT | by Tim Fish in London


BAE Systems has a good sized stock of ex-Australian Army 105mm light guns that it intends to market to the Middle East.

Company officials have previously told Shephard that the guns will have interest from the armies of the Middle East as well as Latin America, which would be keen to look at a proven and cost-effective system – now is their chance at IDEX.

A spokesperson from the company said they have 'several active campaigns' to sell them but are not able to share any details at this stage.

The Australian Army replaced its L119 Hamel 105mm light guns

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Tim Fish


Tim Fish

Tim Fish is a special correspondent for Shephard Media. Formerly the editor of Land Warfare …

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