DAG 2016 - Land Systems Services

Body Armour Modernization

Replace Existing Systems with Newer or Different System

Objective

To replace the current soft and hard body armour systems with a new lighter weight modular, configurable and integrated individual protection system.

Requirements

This project will replace and improve the current body armour with a new suite of lighter weight, modular, mission configurable armour. This system will enable commanders to configure their body armour in order to suit the balance between mobility and protection in view of the mission and threat the soldiers are facing.

Preliminary Estimate

  • $50 million to $99 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2018 Options Analysis
  • 2020 Definition Approval
  • 2022 Implementation Approval
  • 2022 Request for Proposal Release
  • 2023 Contract Award
  • 2026 to 2036 Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Land Requirements Coordination
Phone: 819-939-5868


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