Mattracks Helps US Air Force Retrofit Search and Rescue RigThe Air Force has been working with Mattracks to upgrade its SXV midsized platform in order to give it the mobility required when running in snow, mud and other soft terrains while maintaining its capability in transition areas and hard surfaces.
Mobile Protected Firepower Machine Gun Mounts. The Army has selected two companies to provide prototypes of a new armored, tracked vehicle to give infantry units necessary firepower Both Michigan-based General Dynamics Land Systems and BAE Systems will have the next 14 months to build and begin delivering 12 prototypes of the Mobile Protected Firepower vehicle.
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MRZR-Ds, Normally Outfitted with MSG Swing Arms and Machine Gun Mounts on Way to Portugal
NIMR Rapid Intervention Vehicle (RIV) – Army Technology Emirates Defense Industries Company (EDIC) subsidiary NIMR Automotive unveiled its latest special forces vehicle, Rapid Intervention Vehicle (RIV), at the International Defence Exhibition (IDEX) held in Abu Dhabi, UAE, in February . Designed in accordance with the international military standards, the purpose-built tactical ground vehicle is intended […]
Oshkosh JLTV Oshkosh Defense wins US Army delivery order for 6,107 JLTVs The US Army has awarded a $1.69bn contract to Oshkosh Defense for the supply of 6,107 units of joint light tactical vehicles (JLTVs). Under the agreement, the company will also be committed to providing the army with associated installed and packaged kits. In […]
Dutch airborne troops opt for G-Class for AASLT requirement | Jane’s 360 The Dutch Ministry of Defence (MoD) is poised to sign a contract with Mercedes-Benz Cars Netherlands for 515 Mercedes-Benz G-Class-based 12 kN AASLT (Air Assault Vehicles). Subject to Dutch parliamentary approval, the actual contract signature is expected on 15 November at the NIDV […]
General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems Delivers First Vehicles for U.S. Army’s Ground Mobility Vehicle Program ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., Oct. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems has successfully completed delivery of the first Army-Ground Mobility Vehicles (A-GMV 1.1) to the US Army. This marks the First Unit Equipped (FUE) with the […]
Mercedes-Benz unveils G-Wagon MRV 6.2 multirole vehicle | Jane’s 360 Shaun Connors, Jane’s talks to Mercedes-Benz about their G-Class based MRV 6.2 multirole vehicle. According to Mercedes-Benz, the MRV 6.2 is now production-ready. The MRV 6.2 continues to be based on G-Class 461 series serial components, including the 3.428 m ladder frame chassis-cab chassis, which
Official Story On The Rockets The Army Fired At A Ship During RIMPAC Doesn’t Add Up Artillery soldiers reportedly used short-range practice rockets when even standard types wouldn’t have had the range to reach the target area. US Army There have already been a number of notable instances where the U.S. military and its allies […]
Rise of the ultra-light military vehicle Globally, special forces are continuing to bear the brunt of deployed operations and as a result, there is a continuing need to adapt and develop these forces. Among the emerging requirements are faster, more agile and deployable ground vehicles than those with which general purpose units are equipped.
US Special Operators Need A Battle Ready Buggy They Can Cram Into A V-22 Osprey Existing all-terrain vehicles lack the desired firepower and protection, but larger vehicles simply won’t fit in the tiltrotor’s small cargo bay. US Army U.S. Special Operations Command is looking to find a light tactical vehicle that is more capable than […]