Mobility: More and More a Wheeled Business

Valpolini, Paolo
October 2010
Armada International;Oct/Nov2010 Suppleme, Vol. 34, p14
The article discusses the light armoured vehicles used in U.S. military land operations under the category of special forces equipment. The U.S. Army uses the Long-Term Armor Strategy (Ltas) including the Hummer, the M915 truck family and the Oshkosh under the Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV) category. It mentions other countries bidding for vehicle contracts including the MAN Military Vehicle Systems Australia with their HX Series, the Unimog U5000 of Mercedes Benz, Germany and the Actros armoured trucks of the Canadian bid.


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