AMPV passes milestone C to begin initial production

By Ashley Tressel / February 6, 2019 at 12:34 PM
(Editor's Note: This story has been updated to reflect additional information about the AMPV contract.) The Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle has moved into low-rate initial production, with the Army expecting to equip the first unit in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2021, according to the service. The Army made the milestone C decision on Jan. 25 and the same day awarded BAE Systems a $128 million contract modification to produce 117 vehicles, service spokeswoman Ashley John told Inside Defense...

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