Army places $1.69 billion order for tactical vehicles from Oshkosh company

Posted: 3:29 PM, Nov 28, 2018
Updated: 2018-11-28 21:34:22Z

The U.S. Army has placed a more than $1 billion order for special tactical vehicles from a company in Oshkosh, the company says in a news release on its website

Oshkosh Defense, LLC, an Oshkosh Corporation company, announced Wednesday that the U.S. Army has placed a $1.69 billion order for 6,107 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles. 

The company says Wednesday's delivery order marks the tenth order under the contract that was awarded to Oshkosh in August 2015.