BAE Systems to provide best solution to replace old M113 personnel carrier with AMPV vehicle 2210132
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Association of the United States Army
AUSA Annual Meeting & Exposition
21 to 23 October 2013
Washington D.C., United States
BAE Systems at AUSA 2013
|Tuesday, October 22, 2013 08:31 PM|
|BAE Systems to provide best solution to replace old M113 personnel carrier with AMPV vehicle.|
BAE Systems shows at AUSA 2013 its proposed solution to the Army’s Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV) program, which will replace the M113 personnel carrier. The Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV) is the U.S. Army’s program to replace the aging M113 Family of Vehicles for five mission roles including General Purpose, Mortar Carrier, Mission Command, Medical Evacuation and Medical Treatment in the U.S. Army Armored Brigade Combat Team (ABCT).
BAE Systems Armored Multi-Purpose Vehicle (AMPV) at AUSA 2013
BAE Systems non-developmental proven solution uses proven Bradley hardware and leverages the platform’s modernization investments to meet the U.S. Army’s mobility, survivability, and commonality needs. The maturity of our offering provides a low-risk solution for the Army and is ready for production.
BAE Systems’ solution builds upon our over 50 years of industry-leading combat vehicle manufacturing experience. As the Bradley Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM), BAE Systems leverages the existing Bradley industrial base and organic support of the established ABCT logistics infrastructure to economically produce and sustain the AMPV. Future AMPV upgrades are made easier by building-in growth margin and leveraging ABCT Modernization efforts through commonality with the Bradley fleet.