Slovakia finalizes contract for Zuzana 2 howitzers for Ukraine

By Defence Industry Europe

The Armed Forces of Ukraine received the eighth Zuzana 2 155 mm self-propelled howitzer from the Slovak Republic. Thus, Slovakia fulfilled the contract with Ukraine signed in June 2022 in accordance with the schedule.

The contract was realized by defence industry company Konštrukta Defence, a producer of Zuzana 2 self-propelled howitzers. The company is a subsidiary of DMD Group, a defence industry holding owned by the Slovak Ministry of Defence.

In addition to eight  Zuzana 2 howitzers already delivered, the company Konštrukta Defence will produce another sixteen Zuzana 2 artillery systems for Ukraine.

This batch of howitzers is financed by Germany, Denmark, and Norway. The contract, worth EUR 92 million, was signed in Ocrober 2022, in Copenhagen.  Deliveries are scheduled to be completed in the second half of 2023.


To learn more about Zuzana 2 self-propelled howitzer – visit Konštrukta Defence website.



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