Oshkosh gives nod to GPS Networking on light-tactical defense contract

July 27, 2016  - By
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Oshkosh Defense, a subsidiary of Oshkosh Corporation, has approved GPS Networking as a supplier on the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) Program.

After going through rigorous qualification testing and thorough vetting, GPS Networking was approved to supply GPS Networking products for the JLTV. During the contract, which includes both Low Rate Initial Production (LRIP) and Full Rate Production (FRP), Oshkosh expects to deliver approximately 17,000 vehicles and sustainment services.

The JLTV Program is a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) response to unconventional threats such as IEDs and other explosives, pointing to a need for lightweight, protected vehicles.

The Oshkosh JLTV solution uses parts and services of more than 350 suppliers in more than 30 states.

GPS Networking, based in Colorado, supplies products for GPS signal distribution and acquisition. It has been a major supplier for cellular infrastructure, worldwide military applications and all facets of public safety, including but not limited to signal acquisition. GPS Networking is Certified ISO 9001:2008 and is currently preparing for ISO 9001:2015. Its products are available with military certification to Military Standard 810F, EMI certified and have CE approval.


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