Iveco DV celebrates the 80th anniversary of the Bolzano plant
by Paolo Valpolini
The facility in Bolzano that nowadays hosts Iveco Defence Vehicles HQ and main plant was inaugurated on 6 July 1937 by Mrs. Adele Lancia, as it was raised by Lancia which main plant were located in Turin. Initially a foundry, it soon became a comprehensive production facility, especially after WW II when beside the Lancia plant Officine Viberti created nearby a bodywork production plant.
DCI celebrates 45 years of excellence
By Olga Ruzhelnyk
On the June 21, 2017, on the third day of the 52nd International Paris Air Show, a Défense Conseil International (DCI) invited us for a press conference at the DCI Chalet dedicated to the celebration of its 45th birthday. The conference was held by the CEO of DCI Jean-Michel Palagos with a presence of Deputy Director General Julia Maris, General Director of DCI-COFRAS Patrick Tanguy, Executive Vice-President Henri Rouby, Director of Innovations Armelle Le Veu Seroude, and Director of Communications Karine Leprêtre.
The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation of Russia: “We did not burn the bridges”.
By David Oliver
The Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation (FSMTC) is, until now, a little-known organisation but it is the powerful Russian government entity for military export policy and control.