M984A4 Support Comes to the Army 19 September, 2019

The U.S. Department of Defence reported that Oshkosh Defence, defence arm of Oshkosh Corp., has received a U.S. Army Contracting Command order for 8x8 M984A4 wrecker and self-recovery winch. The contract, announced by the Department of Defence, is worth more than $12,2 million. Also added that work will be performed in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, with an estimated completion date of May 31, 2021.

The M984A4 Recovery Truck or Wrecker, equipped with a crane and winch-retrieval system and able to recover vehicles weighing in excess of 10 tons, was used in the training. Manufactured with rugged, durable components, including a heavy-duty crane and winch retrieval system, the recovery truck is built for high-performance, long-lasting duty. An anti-lock braking system, traction control and air-ride suspension provide easy navigation over any type of terrain.

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