Force Dynamics receives Cheetah M-ATV award

  • 17-Mar-2009 09:14 EDT
Force Dynamics LLC, a joint venture between Force Protection Inc. and General Dynamics Land Systems, was awarded a contract for two Cheetah lightweight, high-mobility Production Representative Vehicles as part of the U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command (TACOM) Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All Terrain Vehicle (M-ATV) program. The value of the award is $1 million. The two vehicles were delivered Feb. 23 and met the government’s initial requirements. The Cheetah vehicle, which has been in development since late 2005, successfully passed testing to MRAP I survivability levels and has undergone initial mobility and durability testing at the Army’s Nevada Automotive Test Center.
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