M109 Forever

November 2009
Military Technology;2009, Vol. 33 Issue 11, p131
The article reports on the acquisition of the 63.9 million dollars U.S. Army Tank Automotive & Armaments Command contract of BAE Systems PLC. It is stressed that under the contract, BAE will procure and fabricate five prototype M109A6 Paladin Integrated Management (PIM) self-propelled 155mm howitzer vehicles. It adds that BAE will also construct two prototype M992A2 Field Artillery Ammunition Support Vehicles (FAASV) under the agreement.


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