General Dynamics Awarded $69.8 Million to Provide Hydra-70 Rockets to Saudi Arabia, Iraq, and Pakistan

General Dynamics – OTS Inc., was awarded a $69,762,481 modification (P00005) to foreign military sales contract W31P4Q-14-C-0154 (Saudi Arabia, Pakistan, Iraq) for the Hydra-70 rocket system. Work will be performed in Williston, Vermont, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 20, 2020. Fiscal 2014 and 2015 other procurement funds in the amount of $69,762,481 were […]

Islamic State Group Shoots Down Iraqi Helicopter

Islamic State group militants shot down an Iraqi military helicopter, officials said Saturday, killing the two pilots onboard and raising fresh concerns about the extremists’ ability to attack aircraft amid ongoing U.S.-led coalition airstrikes. The attack happened late Friday in the Shiite holy city of Samarra, about 95 kilometers (60 miles) north of Baghdad. A […]