Infantry Weapons

Germany seeks combat sights for new assault rifle

19 January 2018

The Bundesamt für Ausrüstung, Informationstechnik und Nutzung der Bundeswehr (BAAINBw) Germany's Federal Office of Bundeswehr Equipment, Information Technology and In-Service Support, issued a EUR125 million (USD153 million) tender on 16 January for 103,090 combat sights for the System Sturmgewehr Bundeswehr, the replacement of the Heckler & Koch G36 rifle, for delivery in 2019–26.

Companies have until 15 February to bid for a main four-power scope equipped with a cross wire with a small reflex sight attached on top.

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