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Sweden Plans $1B Raytheon Missile Defense System Procurement

Sweden plans to begin formal negotiations with the U.S. government to procure a Raytheon-built (NYSE: RTN) missile defense system for an estimated $1.2 billion, Reuters reported Wednesday. The Swedish defense materiel administration on Tuesday received government approval to send a letter of request on the Patriot weapon procurement to the U.S. Patriot consists …

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Cubic Unit Provides Training Software for Swedish Military Exercise; Dave Buss Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 31, 2017 — A Cubic (NYSE: CUB) business unit recently participated at a three-week military exercise in Sweden and provided its CATS Metrix exercise control software to support brigade-level activities and after-action reviews, ExecutiveBiz reported Oct. 23. Cubic Global Defense supplied the training platform for the Swedish armed …

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Saab Lands Potential $219M Contract to Maintain Sweden’s Gripen C/D Aircraft

Saab has received a potential two-year, $218.6 million contract from Sweden’s defense materiel administration to provide continued maintenance and support services for the country’s Gripen C/D multirole fighter aircraft. The company said Wednesday it will maintain components, procure equipment manage obsolescence, maintain spare parts, support technical systems and provide logistics services for the aircraft …

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Saab to Develop Anti-Ship Missile System for Sweden Under $358M Contract

Saab has received a potential nine-year, $358.4 million contract from Sweden’s defense material administration to develop and produce an anti-ship missile platform for integration with the country’s Visby-class corvette ships and Gripen E fighter jets. The anti-ship missile system will have an updated target seeker and combat range as well as new …

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Saab Receives Estimated $184M Torpedo Order From Agency in Sweden

Saab has received an estimated $184 million order for a lightweight torpedo system from Sweden’s defense logistics agency. The company will develop, produce and deliver the torpedo from 2016 through 2024 in support of the Swedish armed forces’ underwater systems, Saab said Friday. Gorgen Johansson of Saab said the lightweight torpedo serves as replacement for Torpedo …

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Orbital ATK, NASA Test Green Rocket Fuel on 22N Thrusters

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 16, 2015 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) and the NASA Marshall Space Flight Center have performed a series of tests on a new rocket fuel made by Ecaps of Sweden. The LMP-103S high performance green propulsion used to power 22 Newton thrusters in Huntsville is environmentally …

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BAE Gets $150M Deal to Provide Sweden, UAE with Armored Vehicles

BAE Systems‘ land and armaments unit has won two contracts worth a combined $150 million through which the company will provide RG31 and RG32M vehicles to Sweden and the United Arab Emirates. The company reported that over 2, 166 RG31 vehicles have been delivered. In addition, the RG32M is widely used …

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CSC to Outsource IT for 11 BAE Businesses on Potential $800M Deal

Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC) has signed an agreement with BAE Systems worth up to $160 million per year for five years to provide information technology outsourcing services. The agreement replaces an existing arrangement set to expire April 2012 and calls for CSC to provide end user computing and mainframe services, networking and storage support …

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Sikorsky Selling ‘Most Technologically Advanced’ Black Hawk Helicopter to Sweden

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a United Technologies company (NYSE: UTX), announced the U.S. government has given the OK to sell 15 of the company’s Black Hawk helicopters to the Swedish armed forces. The transaction, which will take place under the U.S. government’s foreign military sales program, would introduce the latest and …

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