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Jankel and Oshkosh Defense sign UK teaming agreement

Posted 27 June 2022

Jankel has signed a teaming agreement with the US defence company Oshkosh Defense to harness their joint capabilities for the UK defence market.



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The collaboration has been specifically formed to lead a UK based team of subject matter experts that delivers the Oshkosh JLTV vehicle to meet crucial protected mobility requirements of the British Armed Forces.  

This agreement sees the initiation of a dynamic team of Britain’s leading experts in vehicle design, integration, support and project delivery with significant experience in repeatedly solving UK specific defence vehicle related challenges.   

John Lazar, Oshkosh Defense Vice President & General Manager, International Programs said: “We have been providing vehicles and support to the UK MoD for over 20 years. Our collaboration with Jankel leverages the successful innovation of UK industry to provide the UK Armed Forces the enduring capabilities required for the modern battlefield.”

Andrew Jankel, Chairman at Jankel said: “Jankel has been providing protected vehicles to the British Forces for many years and we are extremely excited to be teaming with Oshkosh Defense, working together to provide innovative solutions to meet the UK’s defence equipment challenges. This partnership allows us to deliver an enduring multi-year programme with an agile UK team.

“Looking ahead, this partnership supports our long-term strategy to develop a UK based centre of excellence that integrates the best of British technology and innovation into world-leading vehicle platforms.”

 

 

 

 

 

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