Land Platforms

Brazil to receive remaining M109A5 in December

16 August 2018

The arrival of the remaining 56 of 60 M109A5 155 mm self-propelled artillery systems granted by the US Government to the Brazilian Army as excess defense articles (EDA) in a letter of offer and acceptance (LOA) in January 2018 is expected to take place in December, the service told Jane’s .

This batch, which follows the initial four vehicles delivered in March, had been due to arrive in June or July.

Under the terms of the transfer, Brazil has paid for packing, handling, and transportation of the vehicles and associated items.

The M109A5s are currently at the US Army’s Anniston depot.

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