QUICK RESPONSE: Streit USA gets Internal Air Transport Certification for Cyclone APC

QUICK RESPONSE: Streit USA gets Internal Air Transport Certification for Cyclone APC

When a foreign government, police force or military base needs an armored vehicle, there’s a good chance they need it quickly. Streit USA recently received its Internal Air Transport Certification from the U.S. Air Force for use in transporting the Cyclone APC (Armored Personnel Carrier). The Cyclone Armored Personnel Carrier – with a gross weight of more than 18,000 pounds – is now authorized for transport aboard the USAF C-130, […]

Armored Cyclone SWAT Vehicle Part of Mexican Independence Day Parade

Armored Cyclone SWAT Vehicle Part of Mexican Independence Day Parade

Each year on Sept. 16, Mexicans gather to celebrate their independence from Spain. This year, one of Streit USA’s armored vehicles had a role in the celebration.  The government of the state of Chiapas recently purchased a Cyclone armored personnel carrier and included the vehicle in its Mexican Independence Day parade. Streit USA has sold nine Cyclones SWAT vehicles to different areas of Mexico, but this was the first Cyclone […]

Cash-Carrying Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Can Look to Cash in Transit Trucks for Help

Cash-Carrying Medical Marijuana Dispensaries Can Look to Cash in Transit Trucks for Help

More than 20 states and the District of Columbia have laws that allow legalized marijuana use in some fashion. Only Colorado and Washington have passed state laws also allowing for the recreational use of marijuana. Their business may be very much by the book, but owners of these legal dispensaries are facing a business issue: what to do their money?  Despite any state laws, marijuana use remains illegal under federal […]

Local Law Enforcement Can Benefit from Less Threatening Vehicles

Local Law Enforcement Can Benefit from Less Threatening Vehicles

It would have tough not to have seen the images coming out of Ferguson, Missouri, over the last month. And without proper context, a flip past CNN might have led you to suspect the scenes were from Iraq or other countries where civil unrest is a daily occurrence. But this was Missouri – America’s heartland where citizens had taken to the streets in a series of protests, looting and rioting. […]

Happy Labor Day America!!

Happy Labor Day America!!