According to the resource, “BAE Systems in partnership with the Italian group Iveco offers in this tender the VBA armored personnel carrier (variation of the SUPERAV vehicle), and Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) in partnership with the Singapore company Singapore Technologies Kinetics (STK) - the Terrex 2 armored personnel carrier.”
According to the information, "both selected applicants for preliminary tests demonstrated superiority to competing outsiders in speed and distance of navigation on water and in patency on soft soils."
Both cars showed the speed on the water "up to 7 miles per hour and the buoyancy margin of 21 (SUPERAV) and 23 (Terrex 2) percent," the publication said.
Armored vehicles have enhanced mine protection with a V-shaped hull bottom.
Proposed purchase - 204 units.