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State Department OKs India’s Request for $930M in Apache Weapons, Equipment

The State Department has approved a potential $930 million foreign military sale of weapons, support equipment and services for six AH-64E Apache helicopters the Indian government intends to buy through a direct commercial sale transaction. Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), General Electric (NYSE: GE) and Longbow — a joint venture between Lockheed and Northrop …

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Lockheed-Northrop JV to Refurbish UK Fire Control Radar Assemblies Under $103M Army FMS Contract

A joint venture of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will refurbish fire control radars of the U.K. under a potential $103.1 million foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Army. Longbow will work with the International Apache Attack Helicopter Project Office at Redstone Arsenal in Alabama through U.K.’s Fire Control …

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Boeing Awarded $488M to Remanufacture Apache Helicopters for UK Army

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a $488.1 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to remanufacture 38 helicopters for the U.K. army and acquire three crew trainers along with associated spares as part of a foreign military sales agreement. The Defense Department said Thursday the modification covers remanufacturing of 38 AH-64 Apache …

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Boeing Gets $3.3B FMS Contract Modification to Build Apache Helicopters, Crew Trainers for Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Army has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a five-year, $3.28 billion contract modification to produce lots 7 to 11 of AH-64E Apache attack helicopters for Saudi Arabia as part of a foreign military sales deal. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will also provide remanufactured and new build AH-64Es and Longbow crew trainers; peculiar …

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State Dept OKs $510M in Missile, Apache Logistics Support Requests from Kuwait

The State Department has approved Kuwait’s request to buy advanced medium range air-to-air missiles and logistics support for Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) AH-64D Apache helicopters under a pair of foreign military sales agreements worth approximately $510 million combined. Kuwait requested to procure contractor logistics and sustainment support services for Apaches, as well as simulators, …

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Army Taps Boeing for $667M Apache Helicopter FMS Contract With Qatar

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential four-year, $667.5 million contract from the U.S. Army to deliver 24 AH-64E Apache helicopters and related equipment to Qatar as part of a foreign military sales agreement. The company will perform work in Mesa, Arizona, through May 31, 2020, under the fixed-price-incentive contract and …

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State Dept OKs Britain’s $3B Apache Helicopter Reburbishment Request

The State Department has approved the U.K’s request to purchase $3 billion in AH-64E Apache Guardian helicopters and associated parts, equipment and logistics services from the U.S. government through a foreign military sales agreement. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Thursday the prime contractors for the deal are Boeing (NYSE: BA), Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), General Electric (NYSE: …

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Lockheed-Northrop JV Wins $39M on Potential $333M Radar Sale

A joint venture of Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $39, 026, 852 U.S. Army contract modification for mounted assemblies and fire control radars in support of a foreign military sale. The modification increases the cumulative value of Longbow LLC’s contract to $333, 348, 252, …

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Lockheed Reports 4% Higher Electronic Systems Sales for 3Q 2012

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has announced financial results for its fiscal year 2012 third quarter ended Sept. 30, 2012, reporting a four percent increase in net sales for the electronic systems segment from the prior year period. The company reported $3.81 billion in net sales for that segment during 2012’s …

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Lockheed, Air Force to R&D Sensor, Radar Target Seeker for Weapons Systems Integration

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has signed a five-year cooperative research and development agreement with the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory‘s munitions directorate to test if its cooled tri-mode seeker can integrate into Air Force weapon platforms. R&D will assess tri-mode weapon capabilities, emerging targeting concepts and guidance techniques. Lockheed’s cooled tri-mode seeker …

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