Oshkosh Defense announced on 1 November that it has submitted its proposal in response to the U.S. Army’s Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) programme Phases 3 and 4 (Detailed Design and Prototype Test and Build).
The OMFV is the U.S. Army programme to replace the M2 Bradley infantry fighting vehicle.
“We are proud to submit our proposal for Phase 3 and 4 of the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) program,” said Pat Williams, Vice President and General Manager, U.S. Army and Marine Corps Programs, Oshkosh Defense.
“Our decades of experience working with the U.S. military to support their unique mission requirements with innovative ground vehicle solutions positions us strongly for this next phase of the competition.”
“By partnering with Pratt Miller Defense, Hanwha Defense USA, Rafael Advanced Defense Systems, QinetiQ, and Plasan, we have brought together an elite team of global experts in combat vehicle and lethality design, digital engineering, and manufacturing excellence.”
“We look forward to continuing our strong partnership and collaboration with the U.S. Army to deliver a capability to the Soldier that increases lethality, situational awareness, and tactical flexibility, while also offering the growth capacity for future mission systems as technologies and capabilities evolve.”