Pentagon nears award on new trucks for Afghanistan


By Andrea Shalal-Esa WASHINGTON, June 25 (Reuters) - The Pentagon is nearing a contract award to one of four teams bidding to build thousands of armored off-road vehicles for use in Afghanistan, a program potentially worth billions of dollars to the winner. An award for the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected All Terrain Vehicle (MRAP-ATV) is expected within days, probably early next week, said one industry executive, who asked not to be named because the competition was still ongoing. ...

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