The German procurement arm Bundesamt für Ausrüstung, Informationstechnik und Nutzung der Bundeswehr Support (BAAINBw) through the OCCAR (Organisation Conjointe de Coopération en matière d’ARmement) organization for joint armament cooperation has commissioned the German consortium ARTEC GmbH (formed by Krauss-Maffei Wegmann, Rheinmetall MAN Military Vehicles and Rheinmetall Military Vehicles Nederland) to supply the German Army (Deutsches Heer) with additional 131 GTK Boxer 8×8 armored troop transport vehicles between 2017 and 2020. A total of 272 vehicles of different versions were earlier purchased.

The total order is worth EUR 476 million.

Boxer b(ARTEC GmbH).


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