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Reports: White House OKs Sale of Boeing, Lockheed Fighter Jets to Qatar, Kuwait & Bahrain

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The White House has approved the requests of Kuwait and Qatar to buy up to 76 Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) F-15 and F/A- 18E/F Super Hornet aircraft worth approximately $7 billion, Reuters reported Wednesday. Andrea Shalal writes the U.S. government also cleared the sale of Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-16 aircraft to Bahrain under a …

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Reuters: Sales of Boeing F-15, F/A-18E/F Jets to Kuwait, Qatar Near US Approval

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The U.S. government could approve this month a pair of foreign military sales agreements for Qatar and Kuwait to procure up to 76 Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) F-15 and F/A-18E/F Super Hornet jets worth an estimated $7 billion, Reuters reported Thursday. Tom Finn and Andrea Shalal write sources said the deals include the sale of 36 …

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Boeing, Raytheon, Other US Companies to Gain From US-Israel Missile Defense Funding Agreement

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 15, 2016 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) could receive approximately $100 million each in U.S. missile defense funds for Israel through their respective work on the Arrow-2 and Arrow-3 programs with Israel Aerospace Industries and Iron Dome and David’s Sling programs with Rafael, ExecutiveBiz reported …

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State Dept Approves $300M Sale of SH-60F Sea Hawk Helicopter Components to Israel

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The State Department has cleared Israel’s request to procure SH-60F Sea Hawk helicopter components and related support services from the U.S. government under a potential $300 million foreign military sales agreement between the two countries. General Electric (NYSE: GE) and Science and Engineering Services will serve as principal contractors for …

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Army Picks Lockheed Rocket Pods for $332M FMS to Israel, Finland, Jordan, Singapore

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will provide the U.S. Army various rocket pods for Israel, Finland, Jordan and Singapore under a $331.8 million foreign military sales contract. The Defense Department said Thursday Lockheed’s missile and fire control business will supply 290 Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System alternative warhead rocket pods, 34 GMLRS unitary rocket pods and …

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Lockheed to Build F-35 Alternate Mission Equipment Under $182M Navy Contract Modification

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a $181.8 million contract modification from the Naval Air Systems Command to manufacture alternate mission equipment for low-rate initial production lot 9 F-35s. The Defense Department said Friday that Lockheed will build and deliver F-35 pilot flight tools, red gear and armaments to the U.S. …

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Poland Plans Purchase of UAVs From General Atomics or Elbit Systems

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 11, 2016 — Poland is planning to purchase long-endurance unmanned aerial vehicles either from Israel’s Elbit Systems or the U.S. company General Atomics, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Defense News reported Friday Poland’s military is considering the MQ-9 Reaper, MQ-1C Gray Eagle or Hermes 900 under its Zefir program, which seeks to …

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Raytheon Lands $213M Army Patriot Engineering Contract Modification

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $212.7 million contract modification to provide engineering services for the U.S. Army’s Patriot program. The company will also provide Patriot support to foreign military sales clients such as Germany, Greece, Israel, Japan, Kuwait, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Spain, South Korea, Taiwan, the Netherlands and the United …

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Lockheed Martin Builds First of 33 F-35A Jets for Israel

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 12, 2016 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has begun the assembly of the four major structural components of Israel’s first F-35A aircraft at a facility in Texas ahead of its delivery in late 2016, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Sunday the first of 33 F-35A Adir conventional takeoff …

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Lockheed Gets $1B Contract for F-35 Parts, Materials Procurement

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The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a four-year, $1.2 billion advance acquisition contract to obtain long-lead materials, components and parts necessary for the manufacture of low-rate initial production Lot 11 F-35s. The Defense Department said Monday that Lockheed will use the long-lead items to build 80 F-35A …

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