Lynx IFV

Will One-Team Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) Competition Stand?

Bradley Replacement: Army Risks Third Failure In A Row WASHINGTON: Experts fear the Army has undermined a top priority program, the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle, by disqualifying one of the only two remaining competitors for not delivering its prototype on time. “I cannot believe that is the reason,” said a baffled Thomas Spoehr, a retired …

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Lynx No Longer Competitive on Optionally Manned Fighting Vehcile

Lynx 41 disqualified from Bradley replacement competition WASHINGTON – The Army has disqualified Raytheon and Rheinmetall’s bid for the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle prototype competition, Defense News has learned. The OMFV is meant to replace the service’s Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle. The Army’s plan was to choose a winner after two companies deliver 14 prototypes …

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Raytheon and Rheinmetall Defence form JV for Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle

Raytheon and Rheinmetall join to bid for US Army’s OMFV programme Raytheon and Rheinmetall Defence have formed a joint venture to offer the Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle to the US Army. Known as Raytheon Rheinmetall Land Systems, the JV entity will bid for the US Army’s Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) contract. Military Systems Group …

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Australia’s $10.2 Billion Infantry Fighting Vehicle Program

Rheinmetall Moving Forward In Australia’s $10.2 Billion Infantry Fighting Vehicle Program – Defense Daily Rheinmetall said this week it will move forward in Australia’s $10.2 billion future infantry fighting vehicle competition with its Lynx fighting vehicle, the same platform the German firm is offering for the U.S. Army’s Bradley replacement program. Australia… Already a subscriber …

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