General Dynamics wins $42 million to upgrade RG-31 MRAP vehicles
LONDON, Ontario, 29 July 2011. General Dynamics Land Systems-Canada won a $41.6 million U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command contract modification for the installation of upgrade kits for RG-31 Mk5E vehicles. The RG-31 vehicles were delivered previously under the Mine Resistant Ambush Protected (MRAP) vehicle program. The upgrade kits are intended to enhance the survivability and operation of the RG-31 vehicles to the latest production configuration.