IVECO Defence Vehicles and Sofram delivers multi-purpose military truck PPT to French Army 2606131
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Defence & Security News - France
|Wednesday, June 26, 2013 05:58 PM|
|IVECO Defence Vehicles and Sofram delivers multi-purpose military truck PPT to the French Army.|
Iveco Defence Vehicles and its partner, the French company Soframe - a subsidiary of the Alsatian Lohr Group – have handed over the first of 200 multi-purpose military vehicles of the Porteur Polyvalent Terrestre (PPT) Programme to the French Armed Forces. The hand-over ceremony was held at Section Technique de l’Armée de Terre/ French Land Armed Forces (STAT) Headquarters. The contract was awarded in 2010 by the Division of General Armaments (DGA) of the French Ministry of Defence.
PPT Porteur Polyvalent Terrestre IVECO Sofram at Defence meeting FED 2013 in Paris, France.
The 8x8 special high-mobility vehicles provided to the French Army offer exceptional off-road mobility and a fording capability which enables them to provide logistic support to any military operation in the most hostile environmental conditions.