First mobile protected firepower combat vehicle scheduled for delivery in November

By Dan Schere / June 10, 2023 at 2:00 PM
The Army's first mobile protected firepower combat vehicle is scheduled to be delivered in November, service officials said this week. General Dynamics Land Systems was awarded the contract to produce the Army’s new light tank one year ago. The low-rate production contract is worth up to $1.14 billion for 96 vehicles , Inside Defense reported last year. The new vehicles allow light maneuver forces to overmatch adversaries, provide precision firepower to infantry brigades, increase survivability by helping identify threat...

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