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AUSA 2019: Rheinmetall disappointed but not beaten on OMFV

15th October 2019 - 10:30 GMT | by Beth Maundrill in Washington, DC


While the US Army remains tight-lipped on the status of the Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) programme, Rheinmetall is still pushing for its Lynx KF41 to be a part of the effort which will see the replacement of the Bradley IFV.

During a briefing at AUSA 2019 the US Army’s Next Generation Combat Vehicle (NGCV) team declined to confirm who from industry has submitted bids for OMFV and what the nature of the bids are.

However, it is understood that since 1 October the only bid to be submitted was from General Dynamics Land Systems and the other bid, the

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Beth Maundrill


Beth Maundrill

Beth is Deputy Editor - Land at Shephard Media, managing coverage across all formats of …

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