Caption: ABOVE RIGHT: A TAPV
of the Halifax Rifles armoured recce regiment (left) and HMCS Charlottetown.
Randy Hutcherson, Chief Operating Officer for Force Protection Industries, Inc., said, We are very pleased to partner with SNC-Lavalin, a highly-respected and experienced company in the Canadian defence sector, to provide the winning solution for the TAPV
With the TAPV
contract award Textron Systems Canada plans to support a TAPV
contract award with the addition of over 300 long term jobs in Canada.
Selected in June for the Canadian TAPV
(Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle) programme it was installed on Textron Land Systems' Commandos.
Textron Marine & Land Systems has been selected by the Government of Canada, through the Solicitation of Interest and Qualification process, to participate in the competition to be selected to submit a proposal to provide its Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV
Another Rheinmetall initiative, the TAPV
(Tactical Armored Patrol Vehicle) program, should see a major milestone next spring, when the last of the 500 vehicles ordered is scheduled to be shipped.
The new C6A1 FLEX (flexible) is designed to be carried by soldiers or attached to vehicles such as the new Tactical Armoured Patrol Vehicle (TAPV
) produced by Textron.
Another example is the upcoming competition for the Canadian Tactical Armored Patrol Vehicle (TAPV
, part of the larger Land Combat Vehicle and Systems programme) to fulfil reconnaissance, cargo and armoured personnel carrier roles.
The new C6A1 FLEX (flexible) is designed to be carried by soldiers or attached to vehicles such as the new TAPV
. The new machine gun will feature a durable polymer butt stock instead of the current wooden style.