Accession Number:

AD1024464

Title:

Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV): Background and Issues for Congress

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

Congressional Research Service Washington United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2017-01-10

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

The Joint Light Tactical Vehicle JLTV is being developed by the Army and the Marine Corps as a successor to the High Mobility, Multi-Wheeled Vehicle HMMWV, which has been in service since 1985. On October 28, 2008, awards were made for the JLTV Technology Development TD Phase to three industry teams 1 BAE Systems, 2 the team of Lockheed Martin and General Tactical Vehicle, and 3 AM General and General Dynamics Land Systems.

Subject Categories:

  • Combat Vehicles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE