Rheinmetall modernising armoured recovery vehicles for the Dutch Army

Issue: Aero India 2021 Special

The Royal Netherlands Armed Forces have awarded Rheinmetall an order for the second phase of the modernisation of their fleet of Bergepanzer 3-Büffel/Buffalo armoured recovery vehicles (ARVs). The operational effectiveness of twenty-one vehicles will be upgraded. The order is worth a mid-doubledigit euro million figure. The work will start immediately and Rheinmetall will completely overhaul another 21 Bergepanzer 3 Büffel ARV s of the Royal Netherlands Army.