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2014-02-03 12:20:49

STERLING HEIGHTS, Mich., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army TACOM Lifecycle Management Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems $72.7 million under an existing contract to upgrade 12 M1A1 Abrams tanks to the M1A2 Systems Enhancement Package (SEP) V2 configuration. General Dynamics Land Systems is a business unit of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD). The most technologically advanced digital tank, the M1A2 SEP V2 includes improved color displays, day and night thermal...


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grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
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