Tag Archives: CTA International

General Dynamics Performs Ajax Armored Vehicle Live-Fire Tests; Kevin Connell Comments

General Dynamics‘ land systems unit in the U.K. has conducted manned live-fire trials for its armored vehicle program using CTA International-built weapons including a 40mm autocannon, chain gun and smoke grenade launchers, UPI reported Friday. The company will continue to perform testing activities on the Ajax armored vehicles which will …

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General Dynamics UK Facilitates Live-Fire Cannon Tests on Ajax Platform

General Dynamics‘ U.K. land systems subsidiary and its partners completed live firing tests of a stabilized cannon and chain gun mounted on the U.K. army’s General Dynamics-built armored fighting vehicle. The team tested the CTA International-developed 40-millimeter cannon system integrated on the Ajax vehicle platform to record the recoil and blast stresses and other aspects of the …

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BAE Systems UK to Support Warrior Upgrade

BAE Systems reported that its United Kingdom division will provide two vital inputs for the Warrior Capability Sustainment Program, which include: CTA International, an Anglo-French joint venture with Nexter Systems,has designed a new 40mm cannon and ammunition for this and the FRES Scout programs. BAE Systems’ Munitions business will produce …

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