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adroth

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155mm Towed Howitzer Project
« on: January 01, 2017, 12:55:03 AM »
IETB from 2015



The Philippine Star reported that Elbit Systems, an Israeli defense company, won the bid to supply 12 units of 155mm howitzers. A Notice of Award for this project was issued on June 17, 2015.

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Re: 155mm Towed Howitzer Project
« Reply #1 on: June 02, 2017, 10:21:26 AM »
There was a Zoltam 155 in the vehicle deck of the BRP Davao Del Sur.  Anybody get a picture of it?
There is one in FB showing the 2016 stamp on the breech.  Anyone have any full pictures for the record?
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Re: 155mm Towed Howitzer Project
« Reply #2 on: June 02, 2017, 03:16:06 PM »

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Re: 155mm Towed Howitzer Project
« Reply #3 on: June 05, 2017, 12:34:27 AM »
PMC Soltam on LD-602 during the 119th PN Anniversary. Shared by a DefensePH member who had his wife in the photo . . . artistically blotted out.



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Re: 155mm Towed Howitzer Project
« Reply #4 on: June 05, 2017, 08:25:58 PM »
another angle from a friend who was in davao during the navy's 119th anniv



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Re: 155mm Towed Howitzer Project
« Reply #5 on: June 16, 2017, 06:11:02 AM »
Marine 155s have been photographed moving to Marawi. 

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Re: 155mm Towed Howitzer Project
« Reply #6 on: June 16, 2017, 07:35:26 AM »
Marine 155s have been photographed moving to Marawi.

With the howitzers already in Mindanao for the PN anniversary, makes sense to deploy them.