Infantry Weapons

Finland orders more NLAWs

30 October 2017

The Finnish Defence Forces have ordered more Next generation Light Anti-Tank Weapon (NLAW) systems, Saab, the company that produces the system, has announced.

Saab said Finland was exercising an option under a contract dating from 2015, with deliveries still taking place this year.

Originally developed for Sweden and the United Kingdom, the weapon was used by both Swedish and Finnish forces during exercise ‘Aurora 17’, held in Sweden on 11–29 September.

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