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La Colombia sceglie l’obice Atmos di Elbit al posto del Caesar di Nexter (fonte: Defense News)

José Higuera

Colombia has ordered 18 units of the 155mm howitzer Atmos from Israel’s Elbit Systems in a deal worth $101.7 million, military sources in Bogota told Defense News.

The decision came as a surprise for some observers who expected the contract to go to the Colombian Army’s preferred choice, the six-wheel drive Caesar made by French company Nexter.

Colombia picks Elbit’s Atmos howitzer over Nexter’s Caesar (