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General Dynamics, Thales Australia Reach Decade-Long Partnership Deal

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) Ordnance and Tactical Systems and Thales Australia reached an agreement on a 10-year strategic teaming deal for work in the Australian Ordnance market. According to Thales, “the agreement formalizes many years of close cooperation between Thales and General Dynamics, cements Thales’s ability to deliver domestic munitions …

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Thales, Iridium Satellite Construction Partnership Moves Forward; Iridium’s Matt Desch Remarks

Thales Alenia Space’s deal with Iridium Communication (Nasdaq: IRDM) for 81 communication satellites for use in the Iridium NEXT low-orbit constellation is well underway. According to Thales, “with the closing of Iridium’s Coface credit facility, the FSD (Full Scale System Development) contract between Iridium and Thales Alenia Space replaces the  …

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ThalesRaytheon Wins LCCS Support Follow-on

ThalesRaytheonSystems has been awarded a $12.5 million follow-on contract for its AN/MPQ-64 Sentinel air defense radar Life Cycle Contractor Support (LCCS) program. This multiyear option contract will continue through 2011. ThalesRaytheonSystems provides the U.S. Army with logistics, technical and maintenance support for more than 140 Sentinel radars deployed worldwide. “Our …

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Thales Bags HungaroControl Deal

Thales claimed a deal with HungaroControl, the Hungarian Air Navigation Service provider, to equip a new air traffic control center being built in Budapest in support of the MATIAS ANS III project. Thales will provide the new Air Traffic Management (ATM) center with new hardware, a software upgrade and a …

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Thales Lands Valuable Communications Deal with French Army

Thales has claimed a €240M (approx. $330M) contract from the French Defence Procurement Agency (DGA) to extend the French Army’s RITA (Réseau Intégré de Transmissions Automatiques or Automated Integrated Communications Network). As part of this contract, named RITA N4, Thales will provide the Army with IP communications systems for battalion …

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