General Dynamics Wins $187M to Convert Abrams Tanks

general dynamics logoGeneral Dynamics Land Systems (NYSE: GD) has won a $187.5 million contract to convert 84 Abrams tanks into a new configuration.

Work will support a foreign military sales agreement with Saudi Arabia, the Defense Department said Wednesday.

The company will convert 44 M1A1 and 40 M1A2 model vehicles to the M1A2S configuration under the firm-fixed-price, non-option-eligible, non-multi-year contract.

Production work will occur in Lima, Ohio and Sterling, Mich.

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