Tag Archives: South Africa

Northrop Grumman to Supply ATC Comms Equipment to South African Airports

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 17, 2016 — A subsidiary of Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will provide the T6 Radio and other air traffic control communications equipment to airports in South Africa under a subcontract from prime contractor AME Air Traffic Management, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Northrop said Thursday Park Air Systems will supply the radio as …

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IBM Works on Tech-Driven Clean Air Projects in Johannesburg, Delhi

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 14, 2015 — IBM (NYSE: IBM) will help the local governments of Johannesburg and Delhi utilize cognitive computing, analytics and Internet of Things technology to implement air quality management programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the projects are part of its Green Horizons initiative in those …

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Erwin Bieber: BAE Eyes Portfolio Focus With Land Systems South Africa Divestiture

BAE Systems and DGD Technologies 2001 are planning to sell their holdings in the Land Systems South Africa defense company to Denel SOC, a state-owned aerospace and defense company in South Africa, for an estimated $80 million. BAE said Monday that Denel would own LSSA in its entirety as DGD proposed to sell its 25-percent …

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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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