Army Vice Chief: GCV RFP Will Account For Incremental Modernization Plans

By Tony Bertuca / September 22, 2010 at 7:59 PM
The Army's new Ground Combat Vehicle acquisition strategy will reflect the service's desire to incrementally modernize a fundamentally sound vehicle after it is fielded in seven years, something that was lacking in the now-canceled request for proposals process, Vice Chief of Staff Gen. Peter Chiarelli said today. “I don't think our first RFP correctly called for an incremental strategy like we think we need with the GCV,” he told reporters today at The Heritage Foundation in Washington. “You can't be...

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