Navistar affiliate gets $1.2 billion order from US Marine Corps for MRAPs

January 2008
Trailer / Body Builders;Jan2008, Vol. 49 Issue 3, p22
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The article reports on the additional order of Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicles valued at nearly $1.2 billion from International Military and Government LLC, a wholly owned affiliate of Navistar International Corp., placed by the U.S. Marine Corp. The move increases Category I MRAP vehicle orders to 4,471 to be delivered by the end of July 2008. MaxxPro MRAP vehicles are engineered to protect troops from roadside bombs and other threats. Over 90% of total military sales of Navistar are non-MRAP vehicles.


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