The Puma IFV, which is currently being introduced as modernster armored personnel carrier in the armed forces, not in the competition as part of the Australian Procurement Program Country 400 Phase 3 part.
Australien fordert für den zu beschaffenden Schützenpanzer explizit einen bemannten Turm. Daher hat sich der Hersteller PSM (Joint Venture aus Rheinmetall und Krauss-Maffei Wegmann) entschieden, das australische Beschaffungsprogramm nicht weiter zu verfolgen.
In a press statement PSM has pointed out that the remote-control tower of the Puma enables the tower operator from the highly protected Chassis in non-exposed position and thus contribute to the survivability of the crew. He was smaller and lighter; won space and weight could be used in the overall system, for example, to improve protection.
Unmanned land vehicles - reconnaissance, protection and logisticsThe use of UGVs (Unmanned Ground Vehicles / Unmanned Land Vehicles) is becoming increasingly important in tactical operations. In addition to the rapid development progress in unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), UGVs also have trend-setting technologies with regard to future military deployment scenarios.
Efficient protection for temporary uses: Modular system structure for maximum flexibilitySecuriWall M3 is a mobile, modular surveillance system consisting of sensors, cameras and image recording for temporary surveillance and protection applications. The system is specially designed for short set-up and commissioning times as well as for monitoring tasks with little personnel expenditure.