BAE Systems To Provide Material To Build Assault Amphibious Vehicles To Japan

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BAE Systems To Provide Material To Build Assault Amphibious Vehicles To Japan
Assault Amphibious Vehicle AAVR-7A1 (Image: Wikipedia)

BAE Systems has won a $10 million contract to provide the necessary material and technical engineering to build, integrate, test, and deliver one assault amphibious vehicle, command vehicle 7A1 (AAVC7A1); and one assault amphibious vehicle, recovery vehicle 7A1 (AAVR7A1). 

This effort includes all weapons, support and test equipment, spares, publications, training, engineering services, logistics, and other technical support for the government of Japan, US department of defense said in a statement Wednesday.

This contract contains options, which if exercised, would bring the contract value to $11,066,919.   Work will be performed in Anniston, Alabama, and is expected to be completed by June 2019.

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