Saab Defense and Security USA announced it has been awarded the fourth and fifth options of a multi-year contract for deliveries of laser-based training system for armoured combat vehicles fielded by the U.S. Army’s.

The CVTESS (Combat Vehicle Tactical Engagement Simulation System (CVTES) indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract was signed with the U.S. Army in 2012. It consists of this order and further options that can be exercised over a time period of five years with a potential total order value of USD 90 million.

Since 2012, CVTESS has provided the U.S. Army with the next–generation of laser-based training systems for its armoured combat vehicles. The system supplies accurate, laser-based simulation of the combat vehicle weapons used on all GDLS M1 Abrams and the Bradley vehicles, including opposing forces vehicles.

Saab Defense and Security USA has delivered laser-based training systems to the U.S. Army for the M1 Abrams tanks and BFVs since 1988.

M1A1(Saab Defense and Security USA).


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