U.S. Weighs Terror Label on Iran Revolutionary Guard, Muslim Brotherhood

The Trump administration is considering executive actions that would designate Iran’s Revolutionary Guard and the Muslim Brotherhood, an influential movement across the Middle East, as terrorist organizations, people familiar with the discussions said. A decision to target either of the two groups would mark a significant expansion of U.S. sanctions against Islamist organizations in the […]


GE Awarded $8 Million to Provide Aircraft Engine Technical Services to the U.S. Air Force, Bahrain, Israel, and Egypt

General Electric Co., Cincinnati, Ohio, has been awarded an $8,413,259 firm-fixed-price contract for engineering and technical services in support of GE engines. Contractor will provide support for F110-GE-100/129, A-10 TF-34, KC-135F-108, TF-39/F-138, F108-CF-100/200/201, F101-GE-102, F118-GE-100, J85-21B, F110, and F-16 C/D engines. Contractor engineering and technical services will be provided by the original manufacturer to elevate […]


UTAS Awarded $11.5 Million to Provide Reconnaissance Pod Parts to Egypt

UTAS – a division of Goodrich, Westford, Massachusetts, has been awarded a not-to-exceed $11,500,000 predominately firm-fixed-price contract for Egypt Peace Vector DB-110 Reconnaissance program. Contractor will provide initial parts for two DB-110 reconnaissance pods and an initial study for one existing DB-110 reconnaissance pod. Work will be performed at Westford, Massachusetts, and is expected to […]


Boeing Awarded $208 Million to Provide Harpoon Missiles to Egypt, Korea, Others

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $207,534,768 not-to-exceed, firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of 51 full rate production Lot 90 Harpoon weapon systems, components, and spares for the governments of Egypt (20); Korea (19); and Brazil (12).  In addition, this contract provides for components and spares for the Navy; and the […]


CAPCO LLC and Armtec Countermeasures Co. Win $47 Million to Replenish Countermeasure Cartridges for US Allies

CAPCO LLC, Grand Junction, Colorado (FA8213-17-D-0001); and Armtec Countermeasures Co., Coachella, California (FA8213-17-D-0002), have been awarded a combined, not-to-exceed $47,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract for replenishment of BBU-48 A/B impulse cartridges. Work will be performed at Grand Junction, Colorado; and Lillington, North Carolina, and is expected to be complete by June 15, 2023. This contract involves […]


Egypt Takes Delivery of First Type 209 Submarine

Egypt’s first Type 209/1400 submarine has formally handed over by ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems (TKMS) at its Kiel yard and the second has been launched, the Egyptian military announced on 12 December. The handover of the first boat, S 41, comes almost exactly a year after TKMS announced its launch and revealed that Egypt had ordered […]


Intuitive Research and Technology Corp. Awarded $7.5 Million to Provide Short-Range Air Defense Programmatic Services to Egypt, Qatar, Others

Intuitive Research and Technology Corp., Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded a $7,523,118 modification (P0003BG) to foreign military sales (India, Egypt, Finland, the Republic of Korea, and Qatar) contract W31P4Q-07-A-0015 for programmatic services for the cruise missile defense system project office.  Work will be performed in Huntsville, Alabama, with an estimated completion date of April 30, 2017.  […]


Russia Offers Egypt Modern Armament, Electronic Warfare Systems for Mistral Ships

Russia has offered Egypt modern armament and electronic warfare systems and communications means to mount on Mistral helicopter carriers and the negotiations are continuing, presidential aide for military and technical cooperation Vladimir Kozhin told TASS on Thursday. “The Russian Federation has offered Egypt a wide range of equipment and military hardware to mount on Mistral […]


General Electric Aviation Awarded $8 Million to Provide Life Extension Kits for Egyptian F-16 Engines

General Electric Aviation, Cincinnati, Ohio, has been awarded an $8,029,735 modification (P00003) to previously awarded contract FA8122-16-F-0042. Contractor will provide five Service Life Extension Program F110-100 engine kits. Work will be performed at Cincinnati, Ohio, and is expected to be complete by Jan. 31, 2017. This contract is 100percent foreign military sales to Egypt. Air […]