BAE Systems, GDLS plan to compete for armored reconnaissance vehicle

By Lee Hudson / October 10, 2017 at 4:33 PM
Two ground combat vehicle manufacturers, BAE Systems and General Dynamics Land Systems, are ready to compete in the Marine Corps' fifth-generation armored reconnaissance vehicle to replace the Light Armored Vehicle fleet. Other potential contenders include Lockheed Martin, Oshkosh Defense and Science Applications International Corp. The ARV is a new start in fiscal year 2019 set to eventually replace the service's aging LAV fleet. Marine Corps Commandant Gen. Robert Neller has tasked the service with developing a fifth-generation force. Lt. Gen...

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