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Combat Vehicles

July 31, 2015 | Inside the Army

German ground vehicle manufacturer Krauss Maffei Wegman, which has previously attempted to gain a foothold on the U.S. Army market, is joining forces with France's Nexter Systems, the two companies announced last week.

July 28, 2015 | Daily News

The Army has announced it will give Stryker manufacturer General Dynamics Land Systems a contract next year to refurbish a legacy portion of the fleet displaced by newer variants featuring double-V hulls for improved protection.

July 23, 2015 | Daily News

The potential future 37th commandant of the Marine Corps will have the same priorities as the current top service official, according to Lt. Gen. Robert Neller, who is nominated to succeed Gen. Joseph Dunford.

July 23, 2015 | Daily News

The potential future 37th commandant of the Marine Corps will have the same priorities as the current top service official, according to Lt. Gen. Robert Neller, who is nominated to succeed Gen. Joseph Dunford.

July 09, 2015 | Daily News

Defense leaders are seeking less money for an Army plan to install more powerful cannons on Europe-based Stryker vehicles than what the contractor has projected the effort would cost, documents show.

July 08, 2015 | Daily News

Lockheed Martin and Finnish vehicle manufacturer Patria mutually agreed to end their partnership for the Marine Corps' next-generation amphibious vehicle competition, according to a Lockheed spokesman.

July 02, 2015 | Inside the Army

An upcoming test this fall will give the Army another marker in deciding whether aluminum manufacturing techniques are ready for use on the most demanding, blast-proof vehicles.

July 02, 2015 | Inside the Army

The Army announced plans to extend by four months an existing contract with General Dynamics Land Systems for converting flat-bottom Stryker vehicles to a double-V hull configuration.

July 02, 2015 | Inside the Army

The Army's Tank Automotive and Armaments Command has chosen various companies to bid for work under three separate contract vehicles collectively worth upwards of $3.5 billion.

July 02, 2015 | Inside the Navy

The Marine Corps plans to send a combined arms company to Bulgaria in September as part of the White House's European Reassurance Initiative that was established after the annexation of Crimea, according to a service spokesman.

June 10, 2015 | Daily News

The Army will test a squad-sized version of an ultra-light combat vehicle at an exercise later this summer, as the ground service continues to plot a path forward on a potential acquisition of the nimble transports.

June 10, 2015 | Daily News

The Army is no hurry to initiate an infantry fighting vehicle program until officials fully understand which component technologies are worth pursuing, according to the service's acquisition chief.

June 10, 2015 | Daily News

The Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee is reporting a fiscal year 2016 bill to the full committee that adds nearly $3 billion to the Defense Department's $107 billion procurement request, as well as an additional $540 million to DOD's $70 billion research and development request, according to unreleased funding tables obtained by InsideDefense.com.

Procurement

June 09, 2015 | Daily News

The Senate Appropriations defense subcommittee approved a fiscal year 2016 spending bill Tuesday that would provide $490 billion in base budget funding for the Pentagon, accompanied by an $87 billion overseas contingency operations account, but top-ranking lawmakers are resigned to the long, partisan budget clash that lies ahead.

June 05, 2015 | Inside the Army

The senator leading the pack in convincing his colleagues to fund a controversial Army plan to quickly install more powerful weapons on Germany-based Stryker vehicles said he expects the service to hold a competition for the project.

June 02, 2015 | Daily News

The two companies kept on the books by the Army to advance a potential replacement for the Bradley infantry fighting vehicle are getting additional money to proceed, the Pentagon announced.

June 01, 2015 | Daily News

A draft spending bill crafted by the House Appropriations defense subcommittee matches the Army's request of $412 million for mounting bigger cannons on some Stryker infantry carrier vehicles, according to legislative documents.

May 28, 2015 | Daily News

A novel approach to articulating weapon-system requirements in the Army is set to spawn a series of new, vehicle-related projects, according to service Chief of Staff Gen. Raymond Odierno.

May 22, 2015 | Inside the Army

A funding boost for the M88 Hercules tank-recovery vehicle program is looking likely in fiscal year 2016, as Senate defense authorizers last week advocated for such a move in legislation.

May 19, 2015 | Daily News

Newcomer Advanced Defense Vehicle Systems as well as four other bidders have submitted proposals for the Marine Corps' next-generation amphibious vehicle competition.

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