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Who Will Build 651 Parachuting Trucks For The Army? (ISV)

Who Will Build 651 Parachuting Trucks For The Army? WASHINGTON: Three very different teams are vying to build the Army’s Infantry Squad Vehicle, a truck tough enough to parachute out of an airplane and then drive away cross-country with nine heavily armed infantrymen. By Nov. 13th, each team owes the Army two vehicles for testing, …

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Updated: Polaris, GM and Flyer Down Selected for ISV Competition

Army Spending Millions To Trial Three Light Tactical Vehicles Including One It Already Uses The U.S. Army has selected three different light tactical vehicle proposals to compete in its Infantry Squad Vehicle program. But the service has already bought hundreds of examples of one of the vehicles in the running, which is also in service …

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Army to Airdrop GMV 1.1

Army tests new tactical vehicle by throwing it out of perfectly fine aircraft Low-velocity airdrop testing is underway for the Army’s new tactical mobility vehicle – the Ground Mobility Vehicle 1.1. The Army first proposed an airdrop-capable, light off-road vehicle for special operations forces in 2014. The GMV 1.1 was recently airdropped for testing purposes …

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