AMPV

AcronymDefinition
AMPVAverage Monthly Print Volume
AMPVArmoured Multi Purpose Vehicle
AMPVGroup A Meningococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine (study)
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Finally, with the US Army beginning the mammoth task of replacing its M113s, the AMPV looks set to win significant orders from the Pentagon, likely leading to export sales too.
The 26 Engineering, Manufacturing, and Development phase vehicles to be produced would include all planned AMPV variants, comprising mortar carrier, mission command, medical evacuation, medical treatment and general purpose.
An AMPV acceleration, additional HMMWV recapitalizations and Abrams upgrades, HET procurement, and a Stryker ECP are some of the assumptions Vector Strategy incorporated in their scenario to keep production lines warm from FY13 to FY16.
The AMPV capitalizes on proven Bradley and M109A7 designs, meeting the Army s force protection and all-terrain mobility requirements while enabling the AMPV to maneuver with the rest of the Armored Brigade Combat Team (ABCT).
The AMPV is slated to replace the Vietnam War-era M113 armored personnel carrier, which originated as an infantry fighting vehicle.
The Army wants at least 57% commonality of parts/components within the AMPV fleet.
BAE said its AMPV leverages Bradley Fighting Vehicle and Paladin Integrated Management designs.
BAE Systems and General Dynamics Land Systems are the two major competitors for the AMPV so far.
BAE Systems AMPV capitalizes on the proven Bradley and Paladin Integrated Management designs, meeting the Army s force protection and all-terrain mobility requirements, enabling the AMPV to maneuver with the rest of the Armored Brigade Combat Team (ABCT).
The AMPV programme should include five different variants of the selected vehicle, General Purpose (GP), Mortar Carrier Vehicle (MCV), Mission Command (MCmd), Medical Evacuation Vehicle (MEV) and Medical Treatment Vehicle (MTV).
The makers of those vehicles--General Dynamics Land Systems and BAE Systems, respectively--are planning to compete for a chance at the AMPV contract to replace M113 troop carriers, which entered service during the early years of the Vietnam War.
With KMW and Rheinmetall focussing on the GFF2 version, other versions of the AMPV are on the backburner for the time being.