Plasan Sasa

Last updated 24 May 2021

Plasan is an Israeli company that manufactures the Guarder and SandCat armoured vehicles as well as vehicle armour and body armour.

“The SandCat family has been designed to support a wide range of challenges and missions including: law enforcement, Special Forces, homeland security, border patrol and armed conflicts” (Plasan website). SandCat has been sold to over 15 countries.

A company profile of Plasan is available on the Database of Israeli Military and Security Export (DIMSE).


armoured vehicle on a flat-bed truck

A Plasan Sandcat armoured vehicle outside DSEI 2017

Image: a “rather special new SandCat” armoured vehicle trying to get into DSEI 2017. It carries an Elbit Systems “SPEAR MK2, fully autonomous, soft recoil 120mm mortar”, to be presented for the first time at DSEI.


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