Argentine Navy, Army, Air Force - Falklands War 1982

First War for 100 Years - As Argentina went to war for the first time since the Paraguayan War of 1865-70, the Navy and Marines would spearhead the invasion on Friday 2nd April 1982, the Army would garrison and finally lose the Falklands, and the Air Force, which could possibly have won the coming Anglo-Argentine war, got ready to establish a ...

Inside Argentina's Killing Machine: U.S. Intelligence ...

Washington D.C., May 30, 2019 – On August 20, 1976, Argentine security personnel dynamited the bodies of thirty people – ten women and twenty men – who had been detained by the Federal Police and executed in the town of Pilar, north of Buenos Aires. The explosion scattered human remains over a wide radius. This gruesome display of repression …

List of equipment of the Argentine Army - Wikipedia

10 Equipment of the Argentine Army lists weapons and other materiel that have served with the Argentine Army. Totals for each item are estimated as per sources cited. Contents 1 Tanks 2 Armored vehicles 3 Utility vehicles 4 Artillery 5 Air defence systems 6 Small arms 7 Anti-tank weapons 8 Infantry equipment 9 Radars 10 Vessels 11 Engineers

2021 Argentina Military Strength - Global Firepower

2021 Argentina Military Strength. For 2021, Argentina is ranked 42 of 140 out of the countries considered for the annual GFP review. It holds a PwrIndx* score of 0.7026 (a score of 0.0000 is considered 'perfect'). This entry last updated on 02/21/2021.

The stahlhelm in Latin America after WWII – wwiiafterwwii

Argentina. In the late 1930s, the Argentine army evaluated the stahlhelm. No order was placed with Germany however it was decided to produce a cheap domestic copy of the Weacht's stahlhelm M35, known as Casco M38. The Casco M38 was made of what was described a "fiberglass" but was actually a densely-compacted felt compound.

Category:Equipment of the Argentine Army - Wikimedia Commons

Vehicles of the Argentine Army‎ (19 C, 21 F) Media in category "Equipment of the Argentine Army" The following 8 files are in this category, out of 8 total. Ametralladora argentina-1.jpg. Browning GP-35 Argentina.jpg. Cañón antiaéreo argentino en las Malvinas.jpg 900 × 631; 65 KB.

WW2 Argentine Armor - Tanks Encyclopedia

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Ejercito Argentino - Argentine Army - Modernization

Antiarmor and air defense weapons used by the Argentine Army included the Bantam, Cobra, Mathogo, and Mamba antitank guided weapons and the Tigercat, Blowpipe, and Roland surface-to-air missiles.

Argentine military capability almost all gone

A country's military expenditure, active-duty personnel and weaponry is a good indicator of its global power. In the case of Argentina, all three components are low, very low. No matter how bad the army has been to a country or a government, letting it die slowly is not a good and viable solution.

Putin eyes ruble-peso scheme with Argentina to drop US ...

The potential sale of Russian military equipment to Argentina was also discussed. Russian officials who met last week with Argentine economy authorities have reportedly conveyed a proposal from ...

Militariarg.com - Home

Around 1968, the Argentine Army started the replacement of its "Canadian" trucks dating from the Second World War, with the new Mercedes-Benz UNIMOG. Little more than a decade later, this renewal led to a new lightweight vehicle, the traditional Jeep, which had served so well through the years in a noble and consistent manner.

Argentina Infantry Arms List (Current and Former Types)

This listing allows you to trace back a particular nation's aviation history in reverse-chronological order. There are a total of [ 62 ] Argentina Infantry Arms List (Current and Former Types) entries in the Military Factory. Entries are listed by initial year of service descending, then grouped by designation (A-to-Z) to better showcase a given country's evolution in the field of …

Armed Forces of the Argentine Republic - Wikipedia

The oldest forces of the Argentinian military are the Argentinian Army and the Argentinian Navy, both created in 1810, during the Argentine War of Independence, while the Argentinian Air Force was established in 1945.The Argentine military played a role in the institutional life of the country, during a series of coups d'état that took place in the 20th century.

WWII Gear - German Uniforms

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Argentine Defense Industry - GlobalSecurity.org

Argentina has a tax-free import policy for used boats that may seem favorable to fleet operators (usually known as shipowners), but it also exposes them to old, out-of-date boats and this left the ...

Falklands War: Everything you need to know

The Falklands, also known as Islas Malvinas in Spanish, are a British Overseas Territory. In the early 1980s they were at the centre of an armed dispute between the United Kingdom and Argentina. Known as the Falklands War, the conflict lasted from 2 April until 14 June 1982. In the 74 days, the diplomatic relations between the two countries ...

Taliban hold military parade with US-made weapons in Kabul ...

Taliban forces held a military parade in Kabul on Sunday using captured American-made armored vehicles and Russian helicopters in a display that showed their ongoing transformation from an ...

Airplane boneyards, Davis-Monthan AFB AMARG military ...

Once peace was assured, the U.S. military had a huge surplus of aircraft. By the summer of 1945, sales-storage depots, or "aircraft boneyards", were in operation to deal with nearly 120,000 surplus aircraft. After WWII, military aircraft had three possible fates: 1) sale to a private entity, 2) scrapping, or 3) long-term storage.

First arrest in case of Argentine arms smuggling to ...

Authorities arrested Renzo Antelo Fernández, a former senior official of the Foreign Ministry of Bolivia, and charged him with forging an official letter to allow Argentina's police tactical unit to enter Bolivia to deliver illicit military equipment, including tear gas, grenades, and bullets.

Russian Military Forces: Interactive Map

The interactive map shows the following Russian military forces: Land maneuver and artillery units; Air bases; Naval bases; S-300 and S-400 surface-to-air missile systems, as well as other air defence forces that are not part of the land maneuver units; Russian military bases and installations beyond Russia's borders, including those that do not fall into any of the …

Argentine Army receives new vehicles

Argentine Army receives new vehicles by Santiago Rivas The Argentine Army received its first batch of 10 Ford Ranger 3.2 XLS 4×4 MT6 pick-up trucks on 31 March. The new vehicles will begin to...

Chinese Security Engagement in Latin America | Center for ...

In the case of Argentina, while civilian governments had historically granted limited funding to the military since the restoration of democracy in 1983, the leftist Peronist governments of Nestor Kirchner and of his wife Cristina Fernandez, who succeeded him, opened the door for the procurement of Chinese military equipment and expanded ...

Argentina has now ceased to be a capable military power

In a letter leaked to El Destape, Argentine ambassador to the U.S. Martin Lousteau listed equipment needed by the Argentine Army and Air Force to conduct peacekeeping missions, combat terrorism, and counter illegal trafficking. The list, which would be the envy of even the best-equipped militaries, included F-16 fighter jets, Stryker armored ...

Leopard 2A7+ Main Battle Tank (MBT), Germany - Army Technology

Cassidian Optronics, a subsidiary of Airbus Defence and Space, secured an order from Krauss-Maffei Wegmann in March 2014 to provide optical and optronic equipment for the Leopard 2A7+ battle tank. Saab delivered Barracuda mobile camouflage systems (MCS) to equip new Leopard 2A7V MBTs of the German Army in December 2017.

Category:Military equipment of Argentina - Wikipedia

Pages in category "Military equipment of Argentina" The following 8 pages are in this category, out of 8 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().

Military Strength Comparisons for 2021 - Global Firepower

Online tool for comparing the current military strengths of two world powers. The GFP country comparison form is provided to allow you to make direct, side-by-side comparisons of any two world powers represented in the GFP database. Simply use the dropdowns below to select your global powers. Click 'COMPARE' to process the request.

Wagner Group: Notorious Private Military Company

Since then, they have grown up in numbers. In early 2016, Wagner Group had a membership of 1,000, which later rose to 5,000 by August 2017, and 6,000 by December 2017. The pay of Wagner private military contractors (PMCs), who are usually aged between 35 and 55, is estimated to be between 80,000 ($1087) and 250,000 ($3397) Russian rubles a month.

TAM 2C main battle tank technical data ... - Army Recognition

-TAM VC: Original model, around 234 vehicles were built.-VCTP: Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV), with a 20mm cannon, a total of 108 vehicles was built.-VCTM: Self-propelled mortar armed with a 120 mm mortar.A total of 36 vehicles was built. This version is not fitted with a turret, as the 120 mm mortar fires through the open roof hatch covers.