Hungary Receives First NASAMS Air Defense Systems From Norway

November 7, 2023

The Defense Post

Hungary has taken delivery of its first two NASAMS air defense systems from Norway as part of a 410-million-euro ($439-million) contract signed in November 2020.

An official handover ceremony was held in northwestern Hungary, with Defense Minister Kristóf Szalay-Bobrovniczky and other military officials in attendance.

According to the minister, the arrival of the NASAMS systems will enable the military to provide enhanced security and protection to Hungarian citizens and assets amid increasing threats in Europe.

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