Bulgaria has ordered additional Textron Systems Commando Select 4×4 wheeled armoured vehicles, it has been revealed.
In total the country will receive 10 vehicles under a USD15.2 million contract awarded by the US Army Contracting Command to Textron Systems on 19 September.
The country previously received seven Commando Advanced 4x4s in April 2008 for use in Afghanistan under a USD10.47 million contract.
The US Foreign Military Sales contract also includes the supply to Bulgaria of related fielding hardware and technical services. Delivery is scheduled to be complete by 1 December 2014. The fleet comprises seven personnel carriers, two command posts, and one ambulance.