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Marines, SAIC Ahead Of Schedule In AAV Survivability Upgrade; Testing To Begin In Spring

Marines, SAIC Ahead Of Schedule In AAV Survivability Upgrade; Testing To Begin In Spring

US Marines from 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) drive their AAVs on April 20, 2013. US Marine Corps Photo.

US Marines from 26th Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) drive their AAVs on April 20, 2013. US Marine Corps Photo.

MARINE CORPS BASE QUANTICO – The Marine Corps and contractor SAIC are in the middle of upgrading the first 10 legacy amphibious assault vehicles (AAVs) and may begin testing ahead of schedule, the AAV survivability upgrade team lead told USNI News at the annual Modern Day Marine expo. Read More