General Dynamics Subsidiary to Help Modernize USMC Light Armored Vehicles

General Dynamics subsidiary has received a potential $37.2M contract to obtain hardware kits for the U.S. Marine Corps' light armored vehicle modernization initiative.

General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada will provide 60 LAV kits for the military service to address obsolescence and readiness challenges related to the fleet, the company said Friday.

Each kit will consist of a modern powerpack, a driveline system, a driver's instrument panel and a turret slip ring.

The company will procure and deliver fully integrated kits for installation on the vehicles at the Marine Corps' production facilities.

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