U.S. Army awards BAE Systems $1.6B to build vehicles

BAE Systems has won a $1.6 billion contract from the…

BAE Systems has won a $1.6 billion contract from the U.S. Army to build another 10,000 of various trucks, vans and other vehicles. Among the variants being built for the army are cargo trucks, wreckers, vans, tractors, rocket system support vehicles and low-velocity air-drop-configured trucks, all of which will be built in the BAE facilities in West Chester and Sealy, Texas. Expected delivery of the vehicles will occur during 2009 and 2010.

[ Via Dayton Business Journal ]

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    Based on Obama’s comments about not growing the military This contract will probably be shorlived