General Dynamics Receives US$99m Vehicle Order

4 January 2008 (Last Updated January 4th, 2008 06:35)

General Dynamics Land Systems has received a US$99m order from Force Protection to produce 183 Cougar vehicles for the US army's Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle programme. The two companies have formed a partnership to share the production and programme management of the

General Dynamics Land Systems has received a US$99m order from Force Protection to produce 183 Cougar vehicles for the US army's Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle programme.

The two companies have formed a partnership to share the production and programme management of the MRAP contract.

The latest MRAP order is for Force Protection's category I 4X4 and category II 6X6 Cougar vehicles.

By staff writer