Australia to acquire Thales Hawkei

October 6, 2015 7:50 PM

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SYDNEY, Oct. 6 (UPI) -- The Australian Army has awarded Thales Group a $936 million contract to supply 1,100 Hawkei light protected mobility vehicles, the company announced Monday.

The company says the Australian Army will benefit from the vehicle's increased protection, mobility and adaptability. The contract follows Australia's earlier purchase of the larger Bushmaster vehicle, which was also used for armored protection and transportation. Thales Chairman and CEO Patrice Cai...

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