General Dynamics To Provide Additional Work On Saudi M1A2S Tanks

Roosevelt, Ann
April 2013
Defense Daily;4/2/2013, Vol. 258 Issue 3, p1
Market Research Report
The article reports on the Foreign Military Sales contract given by the U.S. Army TACOM Life Cycle Management Command to General Dynamics Land Systems Inc. for an additional $40 million intended for the procurement and production of Saudi M1A2 (M1A2S) Abrams tanks for Saudi Arabia.


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