Nigeria Receives Paramount Marauders

Nigeria Receives Paramount Marauders 30 March, 2019

The Nigerian Air Force has acquired an undisclosed number of Paramount Group’s Marauder Mine-Resistant Ambush-Protected (MRAP) vehicles from South Africa's Paramount Group. The acquisition was confirmed by the South African company on 28 March. Each NAF vehicle is equipped with a King Abdullah II Design and Development Bureau (KADDB) Snake Head protected weapons station, fitted with a 7.62 mm machine gun. The Marauder can carry a crew of two and eight dismounts. The vehicle has a blast protection of STANAG 4569 levels 3A and 3B standards, which can be increased to Level 4 standards with add-on kits.

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