Deftech And FNSS Partner On 4×4 And 6×6 Pars Vehicles For Malaysian Army
Malaysia’s DRB-HICOM Defence Applied sciences (Deftech) and FNSS Savunma Sistemleri are collaborating on positioning the Turkish firm’s 4×4 and 6×6 Pars armoured fight autos to switch the Malaysian Military’s German-made Condor 4×4s and Belgian-made SIBMAS 6×6 armoured autos. FNSS is attending the seventeenth Protection Providers Asia (DSA) Exhibition, the most important protection business assembly of Far East Asia, which shall be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, between 28-31 March. FNSS will promote its services and products at NATSEC Asia in its sales space in Corridor 2, which can happen within the Turkish Pavilion. FNSS exhibit the PARS 4×4 Anti-Tank Car with ARC-T Distant Managed Anti-Tank Turret and PARS III 6×6 with 12.7 mm SANCAK Distant Managed Turret.
The Pars (Turkish for Anatolian Leopard) is an amphibious Armoured fight car household with 4×4, 6×6 and eight×8 variations, produced by FNSS Defence Methods of Turkey. The event of the PARS autos commenced in 2002, primarily based on a design by US firm GPV (Basic Function Automobiles), and in cooperation with GPV. The PARS III 8×8 car runs forward of its rivals by providing ballistic and mine safety ranges just like MRAP autos whereas sustaining fight and mobility traits of recent armoured fight autos. PARS 8×8 was first displayed in February 2005 through the IDEX defence gear exhibition held in Abu Dhabi. PARS 4×4 and PARS 6×6 is being proposed for the Turkish Military.
The PARS 4×4 is designed to undertake particular operational roles resembling superior surveillance, anti-tank and command and management. The PARS 4×4 has a power-to-weight ratio of 25 Hp/ton, a low silhouette and amphibious capabilities. The PARS III 6×6 has been developed with a particular emphasis on mobility, safety, payload, and development potential. It’s outfitted with innovative armoured car applied sciences to acquire performances and sturdiness answering fashionable armies’ operational necessities. The PARS III 6×6 entrance and rear axle steering system provides the car the bottom turning radius in its class.
The 2 programmes plan to construct on Deftech and FNSS’s partnership on creating and constructing the Malaysian Military’s 8×8 AV8 armoured preventing car, which is an developed model of the FNSS’s 8×8 Pars armoured fight car platform. The car has a modular design which permits the becoming of various turrets, weapons, sensors, and communications programs on the identical car. The car has 12 variants, together with the armoured personnel service, infantry preventing car, tank destroyer, alerts intelligence car and restoration autos. The AV8 is manufactured by DefTech in Pahang, Malaysia. A complete of 124 models would be the IFV30 and IFV25 variants within the first batch of 257 DefTech AV8 Gempita.
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