During Eurosatory 2014, Thales is displaying its new export version of the Hawkei Light Protected Mobility vehicle. The highly innovative, next generation LPM vehicle, designed and
manufactured in Australia, was built with saving lives in mind. Based on the pedigree of the iconic Thales Bushmaster, the Hawkei provides class-leading protection, mobility and payload, while meeting customers' complex operational challenges.
The 7-tonne, 4x4 Hawkei is designed for rapid airmobile deployment. Available in a variety of variants including Command, Reconnaissance, Liaison and Utility, it is a compelling choice for operations with limited point-of-entry options.
The Hawkei has already proven to be a success in Australia, where, in 2013, six Hawkei vehicles were delivered to the Australian Department of Defence under Stage 2 of the
Manufactured and Supported in Australia option of the Land 121 Phase 4 programme. The vehicles, comprising two Command, two Utility and two Reconnaissance vari... (plus)