Patria EVP Jukka Holkeri as panellist at Berlin Security Conference 2023
Patria attends Berlin Security Conference on 29-30 November, 2023. On the first day of the event Patria Executive Vice President, Global Division, Jukka Holkeri will participate in a panel discussion with the topic: “EU, NATO and Trans-Atlantic Defence Procurement”.
In the conference exhibition area Patria showcases its Protected mobility and defence systems offering. Special focus is given to Patria 6x6 that was selected as the vehicle platform for multinational CAVS (Common Armoured Vehicle System) programme in 2019.
The joint programme is open to countries sharing similar requirements with the mutual consent of the participating countries. The participating countries are already today Finland, Latvia and Sweden in addition to Germany which officially joined the programme by signing the Technical Arrangement in April this year. As the chosen provider of 6x6 vehicle platform Patria is responsible for the system development of CAVS programme and is actively engaging the participating countries’ industry in the production and through-life support of the systems.
In the limelight at the event: Protected mobility and defence systems:
Patria 6x6 vehicle is modular and high-performance, but at the same time simple, robust and affordable to provide this tactical capability in larger fleet quantities. It provides modern protection and extreme mobility. Patria 6x6 is perfect for any combat support role.
Patria NEMO is a turreted, lightweight and remote-controlled 120 mm mortar system with a high level of mobility, protection and accuracy. Patria NEMO is capable of both direct and indirect fire, even when the platform is moving. Patria NEMO features modular design and therefore it guarantees maximum flexibility and capability for further growth for diverse requirements to meet the specific needs of modern warfare and threats in a changing environment. Patria NEMO can be used for self-defence and various indirect fire missions. Impressive fire support and rapid response with high crew protection – all in one.
Hugo Vanbockryck, Senior Vice President, Market Area Europe, Patria, tel. +32 471 989101, [email protected]
Protected mobility and defence systems:
The event materials (including photos, videos and brochures): https://patria.contenthub.fi/events
Patria is an international provider of defence, security and aviation life cycle support services, technology solutions and pilot training. 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, the Netherlands, Estonia, Latvia and Spain. Patria employs over 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 Nammo, and together these three companies form a leading Nordic defence partnership.