Tag Archives: Iraq

Janus Completes Demining Project in Iraq; Alan Weakley Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Dec. 29, 2016 —  Janus Global Operations has destroyed 1, 246 landmines and other unexploded ordnance across the Erbil, Duhok and Sulaymaniyah provinces of Kurdistan in Iraq as part of a demining project with the Iraqi-Kurdistan Mine Action Agency, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Dec. 22 its explosives detection teams worked with …

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Army Exercises $126M Contract Option for DynCorp Aviation Field Maintenance Services

DynCorp International has secured a $125.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to provide aviation field maintenance services for the continental U.S. operations of the Army Aviation and Missile Command’s aviation field maintenance division. The Defense Department said Thursday the award exercises option year three of a previously awarded foreign military sales …

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State Dept Approves Iraq’s $181M AC-208 Aircraft Logistics Request for Anti-IS Group Campaign

The State Department has approved Iraq’s request to acquire sustainment and logistics services and spare parts for its fleet of AC-208 aircraft under a $181 million foreign military sales agreement with the U.S. The U.S. aims to help Iraq’s air force continue support of the international military campaign against the Islamic state group, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said …

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AMTEC to Supply 40mm Military Grenades to Iraq Under $85M Army Foreign Sales Deal

AMTEC has received a potential $84.5 million contract from the U.S. Army to produce 40mm grenade systems for  Iraq AMTEC will perform work under the firm-fixed-price, foreign military sales contract through September 30, 2019, the Defense Department said Tuesday. The Army Contracting Command obligated the full contract amount from the service branch’s “other” procurement funds for …

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SOS International Tool to Analyze Social Media Trends for US Embassy in Iraq

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 3, 2016 — A subsidiary of SOS International will deploy an analytics tool that works to help the U.S. embassy in Iraq monitor “bellwether” events through data from social media, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. SOSi said Wednesday its Exovera unit will provide the EV3 tool under a State Department contract to …

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State Dept Clears $350M Beechcraft KA-350 Aircraft Sustainment Deal for Iraq

The State Department has approved Iraq’s request to buy $350 million in sustainment services for the country’s fleet of Beechcraft-built King Air 350 turboprop aircraft from the U.S. government through a foreign military sales agreement. Iraq requested a five-year sustainment package for one KA-350 transport plane and five units of the aircraft’s ISR variant, …

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State Dept Clears $2B Sale of F-16 Weapons, Logistics Services to Iraq

The State Department has approved Iraq’s request to buy munitions, weapons, related equipment and logistics support services for F-16 fighter jets from the U.S. government under a potential $1.95 billion foreign military sales agreement. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Wednesday that Iraq will use the weapons systems and logistics services to support …

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Proposed $800M Sale of Lockheed-Built Missiles to Iraq Gets State Dept OK

The State Department has cleared Iraq’s request to purchase major defense equipment such as Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) Hellfire missiles and Captive Air Training Missiles under a potential $800 million foreign military sale contract. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Thursday the order includes 5, 000 AGM-114K/N/R Hellfire missiles, 10 114K M36E9 CATMs and defense …

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General Dynamics Lands $72M Army Logistics Contract Modification for Iraq’s Combat Vehicles

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems business unit has secured a potential one-year, $72.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to provide training and logistics support for Iraq’s Abrams M1A1 battle tanks and M88 recovery vehicles. The Army Contracting Command will obligate funds and determine work locations upon award of each …

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BAE Systems Taps Spartan Motors for ILAV Production Support for Iraq

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 12,  2015 — BAE Systems has partnered with Spartan Motors for the integration, assembly and inspection of the 29 International Light Armored Vehicles to be delivered to Iraq, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Spartan said Tuesday the award is part of a foreign military sale contract, with production to run from February …

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