DSA 2018: Nexter to provide 18 105 mm LG1 artillery systems to Malaysian Army

Malaysia signed on 18 April a contract with Nexter and ADS to acquire 18 105 mm LG1 artillery systems. The gun was showcased at the DSA 2018 exhibition in Kuala Lumpur.Photo by: IHS Markit/Jayesh Dhingra
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