Oshkosh Defense receives order for new, recapitalized HEMTT A4s

  • 17-Mar-2009 09:20 EDT
Oshkosh’s HEMTT A4, 1350 of which are to be supplied to the U.S. Army TACOM, features a 500-hp (373-kW) engine.
Oshkosh Corp.’s Defense division received a $477 million contract from the U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) for the delivery of more than 1350 new and recapitalized Heavy Expanded Mobility Tactical Truck (HEMTT) A4s and more than 1000 Palletized Load System Trailers. The delivery order includes 750 new vehicles and 600 recapitalized vehicles, comprised of the Oshkosh HEMTT A4 variants of tankers, wreckers, cargo, and Load Handling Systems. This latest order brings the total value for the Oshkosh Family of Heavy Tactical Vehicles (FHTV) III contract to more than $2.1 billion.
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