Budget request sheds light on two new Army vehicle developments

By Sebastian Sprenger / February 9, 2016 at 6:15 PM
The Army is proposing for the first time to budget for two new vehicle-development programs in fiscal year 2017, the Mobile Protected Firepower project and the Ground Mobility Vehicle. Both weapons were featured prominently in the Combat Vehicle Modernization Strategy, unveiled by service officials at the annual meeting of the Association of the United States Army in Washington last fall. The new budget proposal would begin actual programs of record, providing $10 million for the MPF effort and $5 million...

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