Kaman Fuzing and Precision Products Wins $9 Million to Produce Hawk Missile Arming Devices for the UAE and Bahrain

Kaman Fuzing and Precision Products, Middletown, Connecticut, was awarded a $9,293,377 firm-fixed-price foreign military sales contract (United Arab Emirates and Bahrain) for the production and delivery of 1,050 Hawk safety and arming devices. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order; with an estimated […]


Raytheon Awarded $37 Million to Provide Hawk Missile Expertise to the UAE

Raytheon Southeast Asia Systems Co., Andover, Massachusetts, was awarded a $37,000,000 firm-fixed-price foreign military sales contract (United Arab Emirates) to provide subject matter experts to military personnel in the fielding, deployment, and maintenance of the Hawk missile system, associated equipment and logistics support elements. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work will […]


Navistar Defense Awarded $440 Million to Provide Refurbished MaxxPro MRAPs to the UAE

Navistar Defense LLC, Lisle, Illinois, was awarded a $440,000,000 firm-fixed-price, foreign military sales contract (United Arab Emirates) for the reset and upgrade of 1,085 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected MaxxPro Excess Defense Article vehicles, and the delivery of specified sets, kits, packages, and technical publications, for the government of United Arab Emirates under Foreign Military Sales […]


General Atomics Confirms UAE Predator Delivery

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has now taken delivery of all the Predator XP unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) that it has ordered, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc (GA-ASI) has confirmed to Jane’s. It declined to say when and how many Predator XPs were delivered and what payloads they are fitted with, but said the UAE […]


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 […]


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 […]