Virginia Bill to Title HMMWVs as Roadworthy

DON’T DELAY!  Contact your Virginia representatives and urge them to support H.B. 899 Virginia legislation (H.B. 899) was introduced to allow qualifying military vehicles to be registered and operated on public roadways as “antiques” rather than just for “off-road use only.” … More »

JLTVS orders and M1A1 upgrades

  The U.S. Army recently awarded contracts affecting its fleet of fighting vehicles. Oshkosh Defense LLC, was awarded a $100,132,959 modification (P00082) to contract W56HZV-15-C-0095 for 258 joint light tactical vehicles and 1,727 kits. Work will be performed in Oshkosh, … More »

Russian ‘Death Train’ delayed

Russian media reports that the Russian government has paused its development of a rail-based intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM), affectionately known as the “Death Train.” While the rail-based system has already completed several successful tests, funding to complete development was redirected … More »

Diesels for Achzarit

Diesel Engineering Inc. will provide engines and transmission kits for Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) Achzarit heavy armored personnel carriers (APC). Valued at $10.4 million, the US Navy contract includes one option, which if exercised, would potentially raise the overall total of the contract to … More »