TITLE

Army Issues Draft RFP In Search For New Carbine

AUTHOR(S)
Roosevelt, Ann
PUB. DATE
February 2011
SOURCE
Defense Daily;2/1/2011, Vol. 249 Issue 20, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that a draft request for proposals (RFP) has been issued by the Army in the search for a carbine that outperforms the current M4. Doug Tamilio, project manager of Soldier Weapons, said that they have been directed to determine the most effective, accurate and reliable individual weapon available for the soldier. It has been stated that the government is planning to spend 21 million dollar for research, development, test and evaluation of a carbine.
ACCESSION #
59352221

 

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