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Army Orders $495M in Rockwell Collins Helicopter Software, System Services


The U.S. Army has awarded a five-year, $494,999,925 order dependent contract to Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL) for software and system development services on helicopters. Work under the contract could also cover foreign military sales requirements, the Defense Department said Tuesday. Helicopters covered under the contract include: CH-47 Chinook MH-47 Chinook MH-6 Little Bird MH-60 Jayhawk ...

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Navy Orders Northrop Mission Computers for Marine Corps’ Viper, Venom Choppers

FlightPro(TM) Gen III

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide mission computers to the U.S. Marine Corps for two types of attack helicopters under a $10.6 million low-rate initial production contract. The Marines use the company’s second-generation Flight Pro computers on the UH‑1Y Venom and AH‑1Zk Viper helicopters and plans to install the third-generation computer ...

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Boeing to Produce 82 Army Apaches for $1.1B

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a $1,156,446,681 modification to perform full-rate production work on 72 remanufactured and 10 new AH-64E Apache helicopters for the U.S. Army. The Army has obligated $380,043,678 in fiscal year 2013 procurement funds and $494,322,830 in fiscal 2014 other procurement funds at the time of award, the Defense ...

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Boeing Wins Apache Rotor Blade Contract


Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $36,599,871 contract modification to acquire rotor blades and related equipment for U.S. Army attack helicopters. The composite blades and equipment are for the block three configuration of the Apache helicopter, the Defense Department said April 12. Fiscal year 2012 procurement contract funds are covering ...

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