Schutt Industries, the market leader of mobile ground support systems for the US Military, including the Light Tactical Trailer (LTT) has been awarded a new 5 year delivery order by TACOM totaling more than 18 million dollars.
The M1061A1 trailer is a 5 ton flatbed trailer that is integrated with a generator system creating power units and power plants for mobile power in the field. Total build quantity can reach 1000 units with 3 variants used by both the Army and the Air Force. The M1061A1 utilizes Anti-Lock brakes (ABS) and will undgo severe duty testing at the Army’s Yuma Arizona Proving Ground.
“We are flattered to have the confidence and support of the strongest military in the world”, said Terry Lambries, Vice President and General Manager. “This new contract not only shows off our capabilities, it also helps keep our local economy running strong”.
Source: Schutt Industries
Date: Jan 3, 2013