Thailand’s Defence Expertise Institute (DTI) has testing D-Lion 4×4 Infantry Fight Automobile (ICV) from Thai firm’s JATUNAPAS CO., LTD. at Military Transportation Division, Royal Thai Military (RTA)’s Tha Muang check vary, Kanchanaburi Province. DTI D-Lion is a Thai model of the Mbombe 4 mine-resistant armoured preventing automobile from South Africa agency Paramount Group, additionally unveiled on the Protection & Safety 2022. The Mbombe 4 completes the extremely superior Mbombe household of fight autos which have been designed to straight tackle the growing demand for excellent safety but versatility in typical and uneven warfare, counter-terrorism, and peacekeeping missions alike.

The Mbombe 4 shares a ‘typical’ or ‘in-line’ automotive driveline configuration, positioning the powerpack on the entrance of the automobile and alongside its centre line. Regardless of such world-class protections, the 16 tonnes Mbombe 4 gives unbelievable versatility, a burst velocity of 140km/hr, the flexibility capable of scale gradients at a 60% incline and a fording depth of as much as 900mm, which might be executed with out preparation. The platform notably hosts industry-distinct flat ground mine protections and a rear-door ramp design which ensures the speedy deployment of the crew whereas the automobile is both static or on the transfer. The Mbombe 4 can be outfitted with varied weapon techniques and loaded with ammunition, crew, and provides.


DTI D-Lion Infantry Fight Automobile (ICV)

Manufactured with a definite clean-sheet design, whereas outfitted with the newest applied sciences mission-critical to deal with the challenges of the fashionable battlefield, the Mbombe 4 gives excessive levels of each ballistic and mine safety (e.g., crew compartment STANAG 4569-Stage 3, blast safety STANAG 4569-Stage 4a & 4b, protections recognised underneath a NATO standardisation settlement) alongside independently verified protections towards a 50kg TNT aspect blast or roadside bomb. The automobile’s newly examined and authorized add-on armour and light-weight shielding system developed by Paramount Group additional will increase the Mbombe 4’s safety to cowl all Stage 3 threats inside NATO STANAG 4569.

Paramount Group, the worldwide aerospace and know-how firm, introduced that its Mbombe 4 Infantry Fight Automobile (ICV), has been chosen by 5 sovereign nations to equip their armed forces with essentially the most superior armoured automobile improvements and applied sciences accessible on the planet. Paramount Group is a World Aerospace & Defence group of corporations working within the world defence, inside safety and peacekeeping industries. Established in South Africa in 1994, it gives a spread of navy plane, armoured autos, maritime techniques, gear and coaching to governments. Throughout 2000, Paramount Group launched the primary of its street autos, the Marauder. Since then, the agency has expanded its vary to fabricate quite a lot of armoured autos, together with the Maverick, Mbombe 6, and Matador.

DTI D-Lion Infantry Combat Vehicle (ICV)
DTI D-Lion Infantry Fight Automobile (ICV)