Patria - IDEB

Patria attends the international defence exhibition IDEB on 25-27th August 2021 in Bratislava, Slovakia. Patria’s stand is 203 in the Hall D. Patria offers a wide range of life cycle support services to both Land vehicle and Aviation fleets as manufacturer-authorized service centers and branches.

Patria has participated the Slovakian 8x8 armoured wheeled vehicle program for several years offering Patria AMVXP 8x8 which has been thoroughly tested and qualified by the Slovakian Armed Forces. Patria AMVXP 8x8 fulfils both Slovakia’s national and NATO requirements and the vehicle provides state-of-the-art performance to military operations. Patria is prepared for wide-scale technology transfer and local manufacturing in the Slovakian 8x8 program.

Patria’s life cycle service offering also includes F-16 Fighter jets and UH-60M Black Hawk helicopters, which are the Slovakian Armed Forces’ core platforms in coming decades. Life cycle services are provided together with local partners ensuring also local industrial development, customer in-country readiness requirements and successful migration to western type of equipment and MRO support.

Patria’s wide offering at IDEB

Patria is a global market leader of modern armoured wheeled vehicles and showcases Patria AMVXP 8x8 at IDEB. Patria’s product offering includes also state-of-the-art turreted mortar system Patria Nemo for various land vehicles and maritime vessels.

Patria AMVXP 8x8 is an extremely modern, modular and robust armoured wheeled vehicle providing superior fire power protection and mobility. Patria AMVXP has fully digitalized vehicle data and control systems. At IDEB Patria AMVXP is showcased with ELBIT Systems MT30MK2 manned turret.

Patria also showcases its successful Strategic Partnership Concept as well as a wide Intelligence and Surveillance product portfolio:

Patria Strategic Partnership Concept is a concept proven to enable a trusted and close co-operation between industry and defense in peace, crisis and ultimately also during war time. The concept is delivered to defence forces together with Patria’s local partners ensuring local industrial capability creating in the long term and making sure all country specific readiness requirements are fulfilled.

Patria MUSCL is a passive radar system providing resilient, covert and easily deployable air surveillance in standalone mode as well as in networked mode using multiple MUSCL stations. The system provides affordable area and point surveillance for various applications such as military air surveillance, border control, critical infrastructure protection and drone detection.

Patria ARIS and Patria ARIS-E are remotely operable ELINT systems for interception, recording and analysis of modern and increasingly complex signal environment.

Patria CRAWLR is a cyber intelligence software product providing targeted and discrete information gathering from a wide range of sources, including websites, social media and the dark web.

Patria CANDL provides a single data link solution for communications requiring high reliability, such as UAS payload data and C2. It enables air-to-air and air-to-ground Ad Hoc Networking as well as relaying for BLOS capability, thus enabling capabilities such as MUMT - Manned Unmanned Teaming - and LVC - Live Virtual Constructive - training.

Patria SONAC DTS is an ASW Sonar system offering both active and passive modes of operation with two separate wet-end sub-systems, VDS and TAS, which can be used simultaneously.

Patria SONAC ACS acoustic mine sweep is specially designed for sweeping influence mines with advanced acoustic triggering. Its compact, lightweight size is designed for use with unmanned craft.

Further information:

Jussi Järvinen, President, Land, Patria, tel. +358 40 869 6625, [email protected]

Jouni Majuri, Senior Manager, Business Development, International Support Partnerships, Patria, tel. +358 40 869 3333, [email protected]

Mikko Viitaniemi, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Systems, Patria, tel. +358 40 869 2268, [email protected] 

Patria is an international provider of defence, security and aviation life cycle support services, pilot training and technology solutions. Patria provides its aerospace and military customers with equipment availability, continuous performance development as well as selected intelligence, surveillance and management system products and services. Patria’s mission is to give its customers confidence in all conditions, and the vision is to be the #1 partner for critical operations on land, sea and air. Patria has several locations including Finland, Sweden, Norway, Belgium, Estonia and Spain. Patria employs 3,000 professionals. Patria is owned by the State of Finland (50.1%) and Norwegian Kongsberg Defence & Aerospace AS (49.9%). Patria owns 50% of Norwegian Nammo, and together these three companies form a leading Nordic defence partnership.