GMV 1.1

USSOCOM Adds Armor to GMV 1.1

USSOCOM Adds Armor to Increase Crew Protection on its M1288 GMV 1.1s – Naval News In order to meet current and future combat threat environments, the United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) based at MacDill Air Force Base, Tampa, Florida, has upgraded its fleet of General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems™ (GLDS), Flyer® Defense, family …

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U.S. Army On The Hunt For Rugged Infantry Squad Vehicles

U.S. Army On The Hunt For Rugged Infantry Squad Vehicles Everyone knows that military contracts can be extremely profitable for the corporations involved, though an added benefit comes in the form of bragging rights for companies that can say they’ve provided goods and services that help save the lives of soldiers on the front line. …

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The US is Preparing for a Land War Against Both Russia and China

The U.S. Is Preparing For a Land War Against both Russia and China Key Point: The U.S. Army is developing technology that’ll give it the ability to fight Douglas MacArthur’s feared land war in Asia. (Washington, D.C.) If a large mechanized unit of armored ground forces were “closing” with an enemy amid heavy artillery and …

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A-GMV 1.1 Delivered

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 …

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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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Swing Arms and Machine Gun Mounts in use on the GMV 1.1

US Special Operators Demand More Firepower and Protection for Their Newest Battle Buggies Special Operations Command is spending millions on new turrets amid reports that the vehicles are too vulnerable for actual combat. GD U.S. Special Operations Command is planning to spend millions to refit a number of its newest light vehicles, known as the …

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