Swiss armed forces takes delivery of Tralis and Trakker heavy trucks IVECO Defence Vehicles 1507135
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Defence & Security News - Switzerland
|Monday, July 15, 2013 10:37 AM|
|Swiss armed forces take delivery of Tralis and Trakker heavy trucks from IVECO Defence Vehicles.|
Iveco Defence Vehicles announced that 14 variants of the “New Generation Vehicles” programme were symbolically handed over from armasuisse to the Swiss Armed Forces Logistics Organisation (LBA). The hand-over ceremony was held at the Arms square of the Swiss Army in Thun and was attended by military representatives and industrial partners.
The order comprises 14 variants of the “New Generation Vehicles” programme, including 4x2, 4x4, 6x2, 6x6, 8x6 and 8x8 vehicles from the Stralis and Trakker heavy truck ranges.
Undertaken as part of the ‘Armament Programme 2010’, this contract was awarded in 2010 and comprises the supply of 910 Iveco heavy trucks over four years. The contract also includes engineering services and project management supported by Iveco DV’s commercial premises in Germany.