General Dynamics to Add Army Main Battle Tank System Features Under $83M Contract Modification

General Dynamics' land systems business has received an $83.2M contract modification to incorporate additional technological features into the U.S. Army's main battle tanks.

The company will add features to version 4 of the Abrams System Enhancement Package, the Department of Defense said Thursday.

Army Contracting Command obligated $21M in fiscal 2019 research, development, test and evaluation funds at the time of award.

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Work will take place in Sterling Heights, Mich., through  Oct. 1, 2023.

The service awarded General Dynamics a separate $714M delivery order in January to modernize 174 Abrams into the SEPv3 configuration.

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