To make this website work, we log user data. By using Shephard's online services, you agree to our Privacy Policy, including cookie policy.

×
Open menu Search

New OMFV plan seeks five-way contest to replace Bradley

20th April 2020 - 17:00 GMT | by Jason Sherman in New York

RSS

The US Army has unveiled details of its new competition for developing an Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV), including plans to entice foreign industry participation while relying on digital designs.

The army hopes to fuel a five-way competition to yield a replacement for the Bradley IFV (pictured) by 2027.

Following the decision to reactivate the OMFV effort in February after terminating an initial competition that attracted only a single competitor, the army in March conducted more than 30 one-on-one meetings with industry to help formulate its new acquisition plan. 

‘We have seen a robust interest from industry - from

Already have an account? Log in

Want to keep reading this article?

Read this Article

Get access to this article with a Free Basic Account

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 1 free stories per week
  • Personalised news alerts
  • Daily and weekly newsletters
  • Free magazine subscription to all our titles
  • Downloadable equipment data handbooks
  • Distribution rights (Corporate only)
Create account

Unlimited Access

Access to all our premium news as a Premium News 365 Member. Corporate subscriptions available.

  • Original curated content, daily across air, land and naval domains
  • 14-day free trial (cancel at any time)
  • Unlimited access to all published premium news
  • 10-year news archive access
  • Downloadable equipment data handbooks
  • Distribution rights (Corporate only)
Start your free trial

Share to

Linkedin