Textron http://wwno.org en Textron: Slidell Lease Extension for 1 to 3 Years http://wwno.org/post/textron-slidell-lease-extension-1-3-years <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">Textron Marine &amp; Land Systems' offices will remain in Slidell for at least another year.</p><p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; line-height: 15px;">The Textron Inc. division said Wednesday that it has a lease extension through May 31, 2014, with two one-year options, pending approval by the Slidell City Council. The current lease ends in May.</p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 16:06:52 +0000 The Associated Press 25819 at http://wwno.org Textron Gets 4th Vehicle Order from Afghan Army http://wwno.org/post/textron-gets-4th-vehicle-order-afghan-army <p><font color="red">Textron</font> <font color="red">Marine</font> &amp; Land Systems has gotten an order for 71 mobile strike force vehicles for the Afghanistan National Army. The company says the order has a cost cap of about $79 milllion and brings the total for Afghanistan to nearly 500 vehicles.<span style="display: none;">&nbsp;</span></p> Thu, 14 Jun 2012 15:54:33 +0000 The Associated Press 13699 at http://wwno.org