TITLE

US Army division awards tractor contract to Daimler Trucks North America

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Oct2009, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the contract awarded by the U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command to Daimler Trucks North America LLC (DTNA) for the delivery of 1,780 units of M915A5 6x4 military line haul tractors. It states that the contract represents a block upgrade as a result of the Army's request for improvements as realized on the battlefields in Iraq and Afghanistan. Information on the partnership between DTNA and BAE Systems in providing armor package design to the trucks is also offered.
ACCESSION #
45309427

 

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