MGPTS

AcronymDefinition
MGPTSModular General Purpose Tent System (US Army)
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Biological Defense; Chemical Defense; Composites; Construction/Construction Equipment; Design/Engineering Services; EMI Shielding; Environment Cleanup; Field Equipment (tents, backpacks); Force Protection; Foreign Military Sales; Homeland Defense; Infrared Systems; Pollution Prevention; Protective Equipment (helmets, body armor): Radar; Shipping/Handling/Containers; Survival Equipment; Waste Disposal; MGPTS Tents; Temper Tents; Collapsible Water Tanks; Collapsible Fuel Tanks; Military Vehicle Covers
Of those, the two most likely to meet the Army's needs are the improved Tent Extended Modular Personnel (TEMPER) and modified Modular General Purpose Tent System (MGPTS), said Frank Kostka, 21st Century Fabric Structures Group team leader.
The GP-which is leaky, bulky, dark on the inside, floorless and vulnerable to pests-is being replaced by the Modular General Purpose Tent System (MGPTS), Kostka said.