Raytheon Awarded $151M IDIQ to Sustain AIM-9X Sidewinder Missiles for US, Int’l Clients

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential three-year, $151.4M contract to sustain AIM-9X Sidewinder missiles for the U.S. Navy and U.S. Air Force as well as 20 international countries.

The company will perform repairs and integrated logistics support for the Block II and II+ versions of the multimission missile system built for air-to-air, surface-to-air or air-to-surface applications, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

The firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity includes foreign military sales to Australia, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Israel, Japan, Korea, Kuwait, Oman, Malaysia, Morocco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Romania, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Switzerland, Taiwan and Turkey.

Naval Air Systems Command is the contracting activity and will obligate funds upon issuance of individual task orders.

AIM-9X is designed to integrate with the F-15, F-16, F/A-18, E/A-18G, F-22 and F-35 platforms.

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