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Brazil to get new turrets

Brazil to get new turrets August 31, 2016

The Brazilian Army is to purchase remote-controlled light weapon stations; namely 602 REMAX with machine guns and 36 UT30BR with 30 mmx173 mm barrel calibre in 2017 from the Brazilian subsidiary of Elbit Systems, ARES. The Army will procure these weapon stations to beintegrated into previously ordered 2044 armoured personnel carriers. Remote-controlled weapon station REMAX will be mounted on theamphibious 6x6 VBTP-MR Guarani manufactured with Iveco licence in Brazil and on 4x4 LMV armoured personnel carriers, while UT30BRwill be used only on 6x6 armoured combat vehicles.

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