General Dynamics receives a contract for 120mm tank training ammunition
- March 30, 2019
General Dynamics has received a $58,9 million modification contract from the U.S. Army to supply new and recapitalized cartridges for 120mm tank training ammunition.
The service awarded a potential $58.9M modification to General Dynamics’ ordnance and tactical systems business for M1002 production cartridges and M865 recap cartridges, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.
M865 kinetic energy and the M1002 multi-purpose tank training rounds specifically modeled for the 120mm M256 main gun on the Abrams M1A1 and M1A2 main battle tanks.
General Dynamics will perform work at its St. Petersburg, Fla.-based facility through Oct. 12, 2021.