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BAE Systems Grabs South Africa MRAP Deal

BAE Systems, Land Systems South Africa won a contract valued at $130 million to handle survivability and mobility upgrades to its RG31 Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicles. The company is teaming with General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Land Systems Canada on the project. According to BAE Systems, “the upgrade kits will …

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South Africa Buys Smart Bombs from Raytheon

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) won a deal from the South African Department of Defense for Paveway II laser-guided bombs.  Terms of the deal were undisclosed. “The combat-proven Paveway family of weapons is integrated on more than 22 aircraft and serves 41 nations around the globe, making this weapon the ideal choice …

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