To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

Open menu Search

Norway to procure new artillery location radars

28th April 2020 - 10:00 GMT | by Flavia Camargos Pereira in London


The Norwegian government has asked the national parliament for approval to procure five new artillery location radars for the army, along with associated armoured vehicles, logistics support and training materials.

A parliamentary decision is expected in June. The Norwegian MoD intends to receive the new equipment by 2024 and has recommended expenditure of NOK1.5 billion ($142.9 million) including VAT, implementation costs and a provision for uncertainty.

The new radar will replace the Saab Arthur systems that have been used by the army since the late 1990s.

This equipment was designed to be the mobile weapon-locating element within a counter-battery system

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 2 free stories per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
Start your free trial
Flavia Camargos Pereira


Flavia Camargos Pereira

Flavia Camargos Pereira is a North America editor at Shephard Media. She joined the company …

Read full bio

Share to