Army Issues Partial Termination Order for MGV Program

By Marjorie Censer / July 20, 2009 at 5:00 AM
The Army late last week issued a partial termination order to Boeing, formally canceling the Future Combat Systems manned ground vehicle program and setting the stage for contract-termination negotiations to begin. In a July 17 notification letter to Congress, obtained by Inside the Army , the service says it is partially terminating "the Manned Ground Vehicle (MGV) development effort under the Future Combat Systems (FCS) Brigade Combat Team (BCT) System Development and Demonstration (SDD) contract with the Boeing company." The...

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