Oshkosh Defense has won as $320 million contract to supply Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV) variants to the armies of Iraq, Djibouti, Lebanon, Romania and Argentina.
The FMTV is a series of vehicles, based on a common chassis, that vary by payload and mission requirements.
According to the company, commonality of parts across chassis variants reduces the logistics burden as well as operational and support costs. And with Long-Term Armor Strategy-compliant cab (LTAS) and other advanced technologies, military personnel are provided with the protection they need to complete their missions.
Work is estimated to be completed by August 24, 2021.
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