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KBR Unit Awarded $91M Contract to Support Navy Base Operations in Bahrain, UAE

KBR‘s (NYSE: KBR) government services unit has received a $91 million contract to deliver support services for Naval Facilities Engineering Command Atlantic base operations in Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates. The company announced Tuesday the contract awarded to KBRwyle covers housing, unarmed security, equipment maintenance, utilities, waste management, custodial, material handling, personnel movement …

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Christopher Davis Named Raytheon International President; John Harris Comments

Christopher Davis, formerly country leader and president of Raytheon’s (NYSE: RTN) business arm in the United Arab Emirates, has been named president of the Waltham, Massachusetts-based defense contractor’s international business organization. Davis succeeds Thomas Vecchiolla, who retired after a 15-year tenure with the firm, and will directly report to John …

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Lockheed Martin Delivers 1st HIMARS Rocket Launcher Under Army FMS Deal With UAE

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 28, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has completed the delivery of the first High Mobility Artillery Rocket System launcher to the Defense Department as part of a U.S. Army foreign military sale to the United Arab Emirates, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday it builds the HIMARS …

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Lockheed Secures $130M Army Contract Funds for Fiscal 2017 PAC-3 Missile Production

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a $130.3 million modification to build additional Patriot Advanced Capability-3 air defense missiles for the U.S. Army and government customers under the foreign military sales program. The Defense Department said Friday Lockheed will provide a total of 35 PAC-3 missile segment enhancement interceptors to the …

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State Dept Approves $2B Sale of Lockheed, Raytheon Missiles to UAE

The State Department has approved a potential sale to the United Arab Emirates of $2 billion in Patriot missile systems from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN). UAE requested 60 Lockheed-built Patriot Advanced Capability 3 missiles and Raytheon-made 100 Patriot Guidance Enhanced Missile-Tactical missiles through a foreign military sales agreement with the U.S. government, the Defense Security …

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CAE to Provide RPA Training Support for UAE Air Force; Gene Colabatistto Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 10, 2017 — CAE (NYSE: CAE) will provide training on remotely piloted aircraft operations to the United Arab Emirates’ air forces under a potential $40.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday the contract covers a combination of academic, simulator and live-flying RPA training services, including courseware …

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AECOM to Provide Architecture, Engineering Support Under Army FMS Deal

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 9, 2017 — AECOM (NYSE: ACM) will provide professional architecture and engineering services in support of several international customers under a $9 million foreign military sales contract with the U.S. Army, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the contract awarded to AECOM’s technical services business unit covers …

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Raytheon Awarded $87M to Help UAE Field, Operate Patriot Air Defense System

The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) an $87.3 million modification under a foreign military sales contract to advise and assist the United Arab Emirates on the deployment and operation of the company-built Patriot air defense system. Raytheon will also provide advisory and assistance services for planning, training,  maintenance and sustainment efforts related to UAE’s Patriot …

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CAE Unveils New Defense & Security Business Offices in Abu Dhabi

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 16, 2017 — The defense and security business of CAE (NYSE: CAE) has moved to expand its operations in the United Arab Emirates with the addition of offices in Abu Dhabi, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Monday the new location will house both CAE and CAE Maritime Middle East …

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Navistar Secures $440M Army FMS Contract to Update Excess MRAP Vehicles for UAE

A Navistar subsidiary has received a $440 million contract from the U.S. Army to reset and modernize MaxxPro mine-resistant ambush-protected vehicles for the United Arab Emirates through the Excess Defense Articles program. Navistar’s defense business will perform upgrade work on 1,085 MRAPs and deliver specified sets, kits, packages and technical publications to UAE under …

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