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Team Lynx, led by American Rheinmetall Vehicles, brings you America’s next-generation infantry fighting vehicle (IFV)- the Lynx OMFV. Using Rheinmetall’s proven Lynx K41 as the point of departure, the Lynx OMFV is digitally engineered and features a game- changing platform with a modular open systems approach (MOSA).
TEXTRON SYSTEMS AND TEAM LYNX
We are an industry leader in unmanned land, surface and air products, services and support for aerospace and defense customers. With manufacturing locations in Louisiana and over 50 years of armored vehicle manufacturing expertise, Textron Systems is the U.S. based manufacturer for Team Lynx.
Textron Systems is proud to manufacture vehicles that support and protect our American warfighters.
At our Slidell, Louisiana facility we have
- Produced over 10,000 vehicles for more than 15 programs of record
- Gained robotic and systems integration capabilities from current and previous programs of records across all domains
- 158,000 sqft of total manufacturing space and 30,000 sqft of warehousing
Meet our team
July 14, 2022
Backed by Textron Systems’ strong manufacturing history, Team Lynx is poised to deliver an elite, advanced Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) to the U.S. Army that provides overmatch today and tomorrow.
July 28, 2021
We are proud to be a part of Team Lynx and we are looking forward to the Phase 2 Digital Design of the U.S. Army’s Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) program.
October 29, 2020
Last week it was announced that we are teaming up with American Rheinmetall Vehicles to support the U.S. Army’s Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) program.
July 7, 2022
Meet Ruben Hernandez! He is one of the production supervisors for Land Systems in Slidell, Louisiana. For 11 and a half years, Ruben has worked on a great deal of our products, most notably, the Ripsaw® M5 robotic vehicle, the Cottonmouth™ amphibious vehicle and the reset and spares programs for all our Commando® vehicles. Ruben is from Covington, Louisiana, and is currently working on the Cottonmouth prototype build that will be sent to our customer for test and evaluation this year.
August 18, 2022
Introducing Zach Bupp! Zach has been an integral team member at Textron Systems for the past 15 years. Although he started as a Systems Engineer within the UAS Ground Control Technologies division, Zach’s role has since grown, and he is currently our Land Systems Program Director for Louisiana.