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Textron intros new Commando variant

WASHINGTON, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Textron Marine & Land Systems has introduced on the market a new four-wheeled armored vehicle with a 90mm low pressure gun.

Textron's Commando APCs ordered for Colombia

NEW ORLEANS, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army has tapped Textron Marine & Land Systems to provide Commando Advanced Armored Personnel Carriers to Colombia.

Army looks at new vehicle protection system

NEW ORLEANS, July 3 (UPI) -- Textron Marine & Land Systems, working with Granite Tactical Vehicles, is to produce protection enhancements for U.S. Army HMMWV vehicles.

Armored turrets for new Colombian APCs

NEW ORLEANS, March 20 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army has given Textron Marine & Land Systems a $5.5 million contract to provide armored turrets for Colombian army vehicles.

More Textron armored vehicles for Afghans

NEW ORLEANS, March 11 (UPI) -- Textron Marine and Land Systems is producing additional Mobile Strike Force Vehicles for the Afghan army under a U.S. FMS deal.

Textron debuts new combat vehicles

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- U.S. manufacturer Textron Marine and Land Systems has introduced two new vehicles to its Commando family of products.
Textron refurbishing Army ASVs

Textron refurbishing Army ASVs

NEW ORLEANS, Oct. 14 (UPI) -- Nearly 400 U.S. Army M1117 Armored Security Vehicles will undergo refurbishment under a $19.8 million award to Textron Marine & Land Systems.

Textron reaches armored vehicle milestone

NEW ORLEANS , June 3 (UPI) -- U.S. company Textron Marine & Land Systems announced a milestone achievement with its 2,000th Armored Security Vehicle rolling off the assembly line.

Textron to rebuild M1117 vehicles

NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 4 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army has contracted Textron Marine & Land Systems to extend the life of battle-damaged armored vehicles through complete refurbishment.

Army modifies deal with Textron

NEW ORLEANS, Sept. 16 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army has modified a contract with Textron Marine & Land Systems for the delivery of additional armored security vehicles.

Mexico contracts for motor lifeboats

NEW ORLEANS, July 18 (UPI) -- The Mexican navy has contracted Textron Marine & Land Systems for the production of search-and-rescue boats.

TACOM orders 82 more ASVs

NEW ORLEANS, March 20 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command says it has ordered an additional 82 Textron Marine and Land armored security vehicles.

TACOM orders additional ASVs

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command announced a follow-on deal with Textron Marine & Land Systems for armored security vehicles.

Boeing, Textron, join forces on JLTV

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 2 (UPI) -- Boeing and Textron have joined forces to develop the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle for U.S. ground forces.
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Tom Walmsley (born December 13, 1948 in Liverpool, England) is a Canadian playwright, novelist, poet and screenwriter.

Born in Liverpool, Walmsley came to Canada with his family in 1952, and was raised in Oshawa, Ontario and Lorraine, Quebec. He dropped out of high school and battled addictions to heroin and alcohol as a young adult.

In addition to his plays, Walmsley was the winner of the first Three-Day Novel Contest in 1979 for his novel Doctor Tin. He later published a sequel, Shades, and another unrelated novel, Kid Stuff. Walmsley wrote the screenplay for Jerry Ciccoritti's film Paris, France in 1993. Ciccoritti also later adapted Walmsley's play Blood into a film.

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