The U.S. Army has revealed plans to hold a competition for future purchases of Joint Light Tactical Vehicles (JLTVs), reports Breaking Defense.
According to the fiscal 2021 budget request, the Army anticipates awarding a follow-on contract in fiscal 2022 after a competition.
The move is intended to drive costs down, said Army officials on Tuesday.
Oshkosh, the manufacturer of the JLTV, is currently under contract through Nov. 30, 2023. A competition presents a major risk to the company...