The Estonian Ministry of Defence (MoD) tweeted on 20 June that it had signed a framework agreement with Eurospike to procure Spike anti-tank guided missiles and ammunition for EUR40 million (over USD45 million). The agreement also covers training and maintenance.
The initial procurement will include 18 Spike launchers and ammunition. The Baltic News Service (BNS) press agency reported that the seven-year agreement includes the option of buying additional units. The weapons will be delivered to the Estonian Defence Forces beginning in the third quarter of 2020 and will be used by infantry brigade anti-tank companies, according to BNS.
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