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Armor Holdings Wins $183M Order for Up-Armored Humvees

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. --- Armor Holdings, Inc., a leading manufacturer and distributor of military vehicles, vehicle armor systems and life safety and survivability systems serving military, law enforcement, homeland security and commercial markets, announced today the receipt of a $183.2 million order for production of M1114 Up-Armored HMMWV supplemental armor components that increase IED protection levels.

The company stated that the new work is a modification to its existing multi-year contract with the U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command. Production is to be completed in 2007 by the Armor Holdings Aerospace and Defense Group at its facilities near Cincinnati, Ohio.

Robert Schiller, President of Armor Holdings, Inc., said, "This order acknowledges our continued commitment to support the U.S. Army with increasing levels of force protection. We are proud to be called upon to provide this important protection in support of our men and women in uniform."

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Armor Holdings Receives $183M M1114 Up-Armored HMMWV Components Order