M1151 Up-Armored HMMWV

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AM General Awarded $66 Million to Provide 356 HMMWVs to Iraq

AM General, South Bend, Indiana, was awarded a $66,406,483 modification (P00018) to foreign military sales (Iraq) contract W56HZV-15-C-0155 for 356 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles.  Work will be performed in Mishawaka, Indiana, with an estimated completion date of Aug. 31, 2016.  Fiscal 2015 other procurement funds in the amount of $66,406,483 were obligated at the […]

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AM General Awarded $10 Million to Provide HMMWVs to Iraq

AM General, South Bend, Indiana, was awarded a $10,402,481 modification (P00017) to foreign military sales contract W56HZV-15-C-0155 (Iraq) for High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles.  Work will be performed in Mishawaka, Indiana, with an estimated completion date of July 29, 2016.  Fiscal 2016 other procurement funds in the amount of $10,402,481 were obligated at the time […]

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AM General Awarded $11 Million to Provide 50 Humvees to Iraq

AM General, South Bend, Indiana, was awarded a $10,565,465 firm-fixed-price foreign military sales contract (Iraq) for 50 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles and contractor unique spare parts.  One bid was solicited with one received. Work will be performed in Mishawaka, Indiana, with an estimated completion date of May 31, 2016.  Fiscal 2015 other procurement funds […]

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AM General Awarded $25 Million to Provide 120 HMMWVs to Iraq

AM General, South Bend, Indiana, was awarded a $24,965,954 modification (P00012) to foreign military sales (Iraq) contract W56HZV-15-C-0155 for 120 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles.  Work will be performed in Mishawaka, Indiana, with an estimated completion date of April 30, 2016.  Fiscal 2016 other procurement funds in the amount of $24,965,954 were obligated at the […]

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AM General Awarded $11 Million to Provide Humvees to Lebanon

AM General LLC, South Bend, Indiana, was awarded an $11,351,579 modification (P00006) to foreign military sales contract W56HZV-15-C-0155 (Lebanon) for 50 high-mobility multipurpose wheeled vehicles.  Work will be performed in Mishawaka, Indiana, with an estimated completion date of May 31, 2016.  Fiscal 2015 other procurement funds in the amount of $11,351,579 were obligated at the […]

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AM General Awarded $11 Million to Provide Up-Armored Humvees to Iraq

AM General, South Bend, Indiana, was awarded a $10,623,168 modification (P00004) to foreign military sales contract W56HZV-15-C-0155 (Iraq) for 50 M1151A1B1 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles.  Work will be performed in Mishawaka, Indiana, with an estimated completion date of April 29, 2016.  Fiscal 2015 other procurement funds in the amount of $10,623,168 were obligated at […]

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Iraq Apathetic to U.S. Equipment Offer

The Iraqi government has accepted only a fraction of fighting vehicles the U.S. has offered to provide it, indicating leaders in Baghdad desperately holding their country together amid the Islamic State group onslaught may be trying to appease multiple masters. Amid the rise of the Islamic State group late last year, U.S. News reported the […]

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AM General Awarded $373 Million to Produce 2,082 HMMWVs for Iraq, Lebanon, Tunisia, Others

AM General, South Bend, Indiana was awarded a $372,936,476 firm-fixed-price multi-year foreign military sales contract (Afghanistan, Iraq, Kenya, Lebanon, Ukraine, Tunisia) with options for 2,082 High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWVs) and contractor unique spare parts. Work will be performed in Mishawaka, Indiana with an estimated completion date of April 29, 2016. Bids were solicited […]

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Islamic State Shows Off ‘Spoils of War’ From Recent Battles Near Fallujah

The Islamic State released footage showcasing recent fighting in the town of Karmah which sits just east of Fallujah. The video, which is over ten minutes long, is produced by the jihadist group’s Wilayat al Fallujah, its administrative division for the area. The video features heavy gunfights between Iraqi Security Forces and jihadists. Several technicals […]

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Washington’s Bad Military Bets in the Middle East

Last month, the Houthis took over Yemen, delivering a blow to Washington’s counterterrorism strategy, which held out Yemen as one of the few bright spots in an otherwise chaotic Middle East. Adding insult to injury, as Washington took steps to shutter its embassy earlier this month, the Houthis took all U.S. embassy vehicles parked at […]