DOT&E: ACV performed effectively in 15 missions, should address steering issues

February 7, 2019 at 4:03 PM
The Marine Corps' new Amphibious Combat Vehicle performed effectively in 15 out of 16 missions, according to the Defense Department's top weapons tester, but should look into alterations to improve its steering issues. The program's first assessment, released last week as part of DOD's operational test and evaluation annual report , includes an analysis conducted before BAE Systems won a low-rate initial production contract to build the ACV last June . The report notes the evaluation is for BAE's vehicle...

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