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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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NATO Seeks Closer Ties with Gulf, Opens New Center

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg on Tuesday called for boosting security cooperation with the Gulf states as the Western military alliance opened its first office in the region. “It will be a vital hub for cooperation between the alliance and our Gulf partners,” Stoltenberg said at the inauguration of the center in Kuwait in the presence […]

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Raytheon Awarded $9 Million to Develop a Air and Missile Defense Operations Center for Qatar

Raytheon Co. – Integrated Defense System, Tewksbury, Massachusetts, has been awarded a $9,093,075 modification (P00011) to previously awarded contract FA8730-15-C-0002 for Qatar Air and Missile Defense Operations Center. Contractor will provide procurement of Foreign Military Sales Cross Domain Solutions development to System Verification Test. Work will be performed at Tewksbury, Massachusetts, and is expected to […]

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Raytheon Awarded $163 Million to Provide Patriot Missile Training to the Qatar Emeri Air Force

Raytheon Co.-IDS, Andover, Maryland, was awarded a $163,272,761 firm-fixed-price, foreign military sales (Qatar) contract for integrated air and missile defense; related miscellaneous training; english language training; a series of pre-PATRIOT military occupational specialty and Qatar specific PATRIOT training classes to the Qatar Emeri Air Force service members who are identified for the program.  Bids were […]

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Turkish Armor Makers in Talks to Produce 1,000 Vehicles for Qatar

A new multinational venture featuring Turkish, German and Malaysian manufacturers is in talks with Qatar to produce 1,000 armored vehicles — just one component of an aggressive marketing strategy that targets Gulf, Middle Eastern and Middle Asian markets. In August, Turkish manufacturer BMC, Germany’s Rheinmetal and Malaysia’s Etika Strategi joined forces to launch a Turkish subsidiary. RBSS, the […]

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Raytheon Awarded $208 Million to Provide Stinger Missiles to Qatar, India, and Italy

Raytheon Co. – Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, was awarded a $207,949,988 firm-fixed-price, foreign military sales contract (Qatar, India, and Italy) for production of Stinger FIM-92H Block 1 missiles, Stinger FIM-92F Block 1 missiles, captive flight trainers, other training devices and associated equipment and spares. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work […]

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Lockheed Awarded $30 Million to Provide Patriot PAC-3 MSE System to Qatar for Flight Tests

Lockheed Martin Corp., Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $29,589,754 modification (P0013) to foreign military sales contract (Qatar) W31P4Q-12-G-0001 for phased array tracking radar intercept on target, advanced capability three, and missile segment enhancement task order for Qatar flight test.  Work will be performed in multiple locations with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, […]

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US on Track for Record Foreign Weapon Sales

In just three short months, the US State Department has blown past its dollar total of foreign weapon sales cases for all of last year — but a close look at the numbers shows that industry should temper its expectations for the rest of 2017. Through Dec. 23, the State Department has ok’d 21 foreign […]

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Lockheed Awarded $1.4 Billion to Provide Patriot Missiles to the U.S. Military, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Others

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $1,452,561,722 fixed-price incentive, foreign military sales contract (Republic of Korea, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, United Arab Emirates) for fiscal 2017 PATRIOT advanced capability production to include 205 missile segment enhancement U.S.. and Qatar missiles; 58 cost reduction initiative U.S. and Republic of Korea […]