Leonardo announces the interruption of negotiations with KNDS on the creation of a strategic alliance

(To Leonardo)

In reference to the press release of 13 December 2023, Leonardo communicates that, despite the efforts made, the negotiations with KNDS to define a common configuration for the program Main Battle Tank of the Italian Army and to develop broader industrial collaboration were interrupted.

Leonardo confirms its commitment to providing the Italian Army with a high-performance, interoperable and updated solution that meets current needs and remains well positioned for future developments towards Main Ground Combat System, also through cooperation with other qualified international partners.