- Engineering group Meggitt said it had won a $26m contract to provide thermal management systems to General Dynamics Land Systems for its main battle tank.

The contract supported the recent award from the US government to GDLS for an upgrade of 786 M1 Abrams tanks for the US Army and Foreign Military Sales contracts.

Meggitt had already produced over 2,400 thermal management systems for the M1 Abrams.

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