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Kuwaiti Caracals Now in Airbus Helicopters’ Firm Backlog

Kuwait has officially signed an order for 30 Airbus Helicopters H225Ms, with the heavy twins now in the airframer’s firm backlog, FlightGlobal understands. Although the Gulf state selected the Caracal in August 2016, the deal had not been finalised by year-end. Speaking in late January, Guillaume Faury, the airframer’s chief executive, indicated that the €1.7 […]

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Raytheon Awarded $79 Million to Provide AIM-9X Missile Sustainment to Israel, Kuwait, Others

Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded $78,723,292 for modification P00022 to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-15-D-0028).  This modification provides for support and sustainment of the AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II tactical missiles in support of the Navy,  Air Force and the governments of Australia, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Israel, Japan, Korea, Kuwait, Oman, Malaysia, […]

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Kuwaiti Navy Receives Another Landing Ship

The Kuwait Naval Force (KNF) has commissioned a 64 m-long landing ship, Saffar (L 6401), at the Abu Dhabi Shipbuilding (ADSB) yard, the Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported on 5 April. The vessel is part of an order for three landing ships and five 16 m-long landing craft that was announced in 2013. Photographs released […]

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Raytheon Awarded $23 Million to Provide Patriot Missile Support to Israel, Qatar, Kuwait, Others

Raytheon Co., Andover, Massachusetts, was awarded a $23,044,183 cost-plus-fixed-fee, foreign military sales (Israel, Qatar, Kuwait, Japan, Korea, Republic of Taiwan, United Arab Emirates, Luxembourg and Saudi Arabia) contract for support necessary to execute PATRIOT Field Surveillance program to include missile assessments, testing, recertification, and repair activities. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. […]

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General Dynamics Awarded $61 Million to Provide Abrams Tank Technical Support to Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Australia

General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $60,749,739 modification (P00002) to foreign military sales contract (Australia, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia) W56HZV-17-C-0067 for 26 level of effort work directives for systems technical support for the Abrams family of vehicles and derivative systems. Work will be performed in Sterling Heights, Michigan; Killeen, Texas; Columbus, […]

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General Dynamics Awarded $13 Million to Provide Abrams Tank Technical Support for Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, and Australia

General Dynamics Land Systems Inc., Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $13,144,278 cost-plus-fixed-fee, foreign military sales contract (Kuwait, Australia, and Saudi Arabia) for systems technical support and sustainment system technical support for the Abrams family of vehicles and derivative systems. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work will be performed in Sterling […]

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Raytheon Awarded $202 Million to Provide Patriot Engineering Services for Israel, Kuwait, Qatar, Others

Raytheon Co., Andover, Massachusetts, was awarded a $202,185,977 firm-fixed-price, level-of-effort, foreign military sales contract (Germany, Israel, Japan, Republic of Korea, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Netherlands, Qatar, Spain, and Taiwan) for engineering services for the PATRIOT weapon systems program.  Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work will be performed in multiple locations with an […]

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Boeing Awarded $7.6 Million to Provide F/A-18 Support Services to Kuwait, Canada, Others

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $7,587,814 for modification P00014 to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-14-D-0012) for program management, logistics, and engineering services for the governments of Switzerland, Finland, Malaysia, Kuwait, Australia, Canada, and Spain in support of F/A-18 A-D aircraft.  Work will be performed in St. Louis, Missouri, […]