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Framework agreement covers Eagle repairs
Acting as the vehicle maintenance and logistics partner for the German Armed Forces, HIL Heeresinstandsetzungslogistik has issued four contracts under a framework agreement for repair of Mowag Eagle vehicles operated by the German Army.
The following companies were selected for the work, which has a total value of €22.59 million ($27.47 million) and lasts until 31 December 2023: DSL Defence Service Logistics (€6.84 million); General Dynamics European Land Systems-Bridge Systems (€9 million); General Dynamics European Land Systems-FWW (€2.25 million); and Rheinmetall Landsysteme (€4.5 million).
A total of 176 Eagle V reconnaissance and patrol vehicles and 681 Eagle IV APCs are in service with the German Army, according to Shephard Defence Insight.
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