U.S. Army Makes Significant Investment in HEMTT/PLS Recapitalization

by Dean Lockwood, Military Vehicles Analyst, Forecast International. The U.S. Army continues to bolster its logistic support capability with a series of recent contracts let to truck manufacturer Oshkosh Defense. …

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Will Saudi Executions Affect LAV Purchase?

By Derek Bisaccio,¬†Middle East Analyst,¬†Forecast International. On January 2, Saudi Arabia carried out the execution of 47 people on terrorism charges. Among those executed was Shia cleric Nimr al-Nimr, a …

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BMP-3 Remains Important Russian Asset Prior to Launch of Kurganets-25 Serial Production

By Thomas Dolzall, Military Vehicles, Forecast International. Although the Russian government has placed a renewed emphasis in recent years on the expansion of military spending and the implementation of force …

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Oshkosh Deals with Declining Defense

By Richard Pettibone, Forecast International As economies slowly improve, Oshkosh’s commercial operations are showing signs of growth, while defense continues its slide. For the fiscal year ended September 30, 2014, …

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Italian Tactical Vehicle Manufacturers Look Abroad for Market Opportunities

By Thomas Dolzall, Forecast International Although the Italian armed forces maintain a steady level of annual procurement, the Italian government has not traditionally placed a high priority on the acquisition …

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