ASELSAN provides alternative solutions for the protection upgrade of MBTs in the inventory of world armies. The range includes passive armor, Explosive Reactive Armor (ERA) modules, bar (slat) armor, mine protection modules, spall liner etc.
To select the most appropriate solution, End User requirements are considered as well as a comprehensive technical appraisal of ballistic protection solutions according to following aspects:
- Use of fielded and battle proven technologies
- Demand for high mobility and payload (i.e. compliance with vehicle performances and combat conditions)
- Use of upgradable and modular technologies
- Easiness of integration, consideration of vehicle specific interface conditions
- Use of qualified technologies, presentation of verification parameters and qualification procedures
- Use of COTS/MOTS solutions by alternative producers/material