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BAE’s US Subsidiary to Sustain Army Recovery Vehicles Under Potential $112M Award

BAE Systems Inc., the British defense contractor’s U.S. subsidiary, has secured a potential $112 million contract to sustain and provide technical support for the U.S. Army‘s recovery vehicles. The four-year contract covers services for BAE-built M88A1 and M88A2 recovery vehicles, the company said Monday. BAE will deliver combat vehicle recovery services and products to the Army, …

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State Dept Approves Saudi Arabia’s $1.15B Request for US Abrams Tanks, Ground Vehicle Recovery Systems

The State Department has approved Saudi Arabia’s request to purchase $1.15 billion in General Dynamics-built (NYSE: GD) Abrams battle tanks along with a suite of ground vehicle recovery systems from the U.S. government under a foreign military sales agreement between both countries. Twenty of the total 153 M1A2S Abrams tanks covered under …

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BAE Gets $110M Army Contract Modification for M88A2 HERCULES Vehicles

BAE Systems’ land and armaments business has received a potential $109.7 million contract modification to produce 36 M88A2 Heavy Equipment Recovery Combat Utility Lift and Evacuation System vehicles for the U.S. Army. The company will perform work in York, Pennsylvania, through Aug. 31, 2018, under the contract modification that also …

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BAE Lands $110M Army Contract to Convert Recovery Vehicles to Hercules Variant; John Tile Comments

BAE Systems has secured a $110.4 million contract to upgrade the U.S. Army’s recovery vehicles to the Heavy Equipment Recovery Combat Utility Lift Evacuation Systems variant. The company said Monday it will convert 36 M88A1 recovery units to the M88A2 Hercules configuration and will start deliveries of the upgraded vehicles by January 2017. “The …

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BAE Systems to Convert U.S. Army’s Recovery Vehicles to HERCULES Variant; Adam Zarfoss Comments

BAE Systems has won a $153.6 million contract to upgrade the U.S. Army‘s recovery vehicles to the Heavy Equipment Recovery Combat Utility Lift Evacuation System configuration. Under the project, the company will convert 53 M88A1 recovery vehicles to the M88A2 HERCULES variant, extending production of the M88 line through 2016,  BAE Systems said …

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BAE Wins $149M for Army Recovery Vehicles

BAE Systems has won a $149, 882, 446 contract to provide 49 recovery vehicles to the U.S. Army and three sets of spare parts. The firm-fixed price, multi-year contract contains no options and the Army is allocating fiscal year 2013 other funding for this award, the Defense Department said Wednesday. M88A2 …

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BAE to Convert Army Tanks For $2B Hercules Program; Mark Signorelli Comments

BAE Systems has won a $28.7 million contract to convert 11 medium recovery vehicles into new configurations intended to help the U.S. Army recover 70-ton vehicles. This award increases the total value of BAE’s contracts for the Heavy Equipment Recovery Combat Utility Lift and Evacuation System vehicles program to $2.1 …

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UK Signs $547M Lockheed Hercules Maintenance Deal

The U.K. Ministry of Defence has awarded a $547 million contract for maintenance and repair of the country’s Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) -built Hercules fleet, Flightglobal reports. According to the report, the contract replaces several short-term awards with one agreement to maintain the entire C-130J/K Hercules fleet through 2015. Lockheed, …

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Lockheed Wins $66M in Air Force Awards for Hercules Plane, Parts

Lockheed Martin Corp. (NYSE: LMT) won nearly $66 million in U.S. Air Force contract awards for C-130J Hercules aircraft and spare parts, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. Lockheed won a potential $58, 337, 555 modification to provide one Hercules plane to the government of Israel. This is the third Hercules aircraft Israel …

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BAE Systems Wins $108.5M Modification for Recovery Vehicles

BAE Systems has won a $108.4 million contract modification to provide 45 M88A2 heavy equipment recovery combat utility evacuation system vehicles and parts to the U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps. The company will provide 29 vehicles to the Army and 16 vehicles to the Marine Corps using remanufactured hulls supplied …

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