Textron (TXT +1.2%) says it has been selected by the Canadian government to manufacture 500...

|About: Textron Inc (TXT)|By:, SA News Editor

Textron (TXT +1.2%) says it has been selected by the Canadian government to manufacture 500 vehicles with an option for up to 100 more for the country's Forces Tactical Armoured Patrol in a ~$603M deal. The first vehicle is scheduled to be delivered in July 2014 and continue into 2016.