Tag Archives: United Arab Emirates

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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Lockheed, Abu Dhabi Firm to Provide Maritime Asset Sustainment Support to UAE Navy

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 27, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Abu Dhabi Ship Building Company to provide sustainment support for the United Arab Emirates’ naval assets, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The MOU covers joint maintenance, repair and overhaul services for the UAE navy and other potential …

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Boeing Lands Contract to Maintain UAE’s C-17 Training Simulator Devices

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Feb. 23, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will provide C-17 Globemaster III logistics and training simulator maintenance services to the United Arab Emirates government under an $18.7 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the contract covers support for motion-based devices that the UAE uses to train …

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Weekly Roundup February 13 – February 17 2017: Our 4 Four-Time Wash100 Selections & more

Weekly Roundup February 13 – February 17 2017 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes A Note From Our President & Founder Jim Garrettson As part of the continuing rollout of our 2017 Wash100 class, this week we want to highlight a select group of executives who continually shape the government contracting …

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Retired Navy Officer Gary Rosholt Joins L3 as VP for Mideast Operations; Michael Strianese Comments

Gary Rosholt, a retired U.S. Navy rear admiral and former U.S. Special Operations Command Central deputy commanding general, has joined L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) as vice president for Middle East operations. He will be oversee L3’s business across Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and other locations in the Middle East and help explore new …

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Lockheed Gets $1.45B Contract to Supply PAC-3 Missile Interceptors to Army, Foreign Govt Clients

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential three-year, $1.45 billion contract to produce and supply Patriot Advanced Capability-3 and PAC-3 Missile Segment Enhancement interceptors for the U.S. Army and allied countries through a foreign military sales agreement. The fixed-price-incentive contract covers the delivery of 205 PAC-3 MSE interceptors for the U.S. …

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Navy Taps Boeing to Produce Lot 90 Harpoon Missiles Under $207M FMS Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential four-year, $207.5 million contract from the U.S. Navy for the full-rate production of 51 lot 90 Harpoon weapon systems for Egypt, South Korea and Brazil through a foreign military sales agreement. The sole-source, firm-fixed-price contract also covers the production of spares and related …

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State Dept OKs $8.6B in Helicopter, Missile, Logistics Support Requests from 4 US Allies

The State Department has approved foreign military sales agreements worth approximately $8.6 billion combined with Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar and Morocco. Saudi Arabia requested to buy 48 Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) CH-47F Chinook helicopters, aircraft engines, GPS inertial navigation platforms, machine guns and common missile warning systems from the U.S. government …

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Raytheon Gets $178M Modification on Navy Evolved Seasparrow Missile Production Contract

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $177.9 million contract modification to fund the production of Evolved Seasparrow Missiles Block 1 for fiscal years 2016 and 2017. Raytheon’s missile systems business will provide 186 all up rounds, inert operation missiles, spare components and shipping containers under the modification, the Defense Department said Friday. DoD added the …

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UAE-Based Aircraft MRO Firm Uses Juniper Network Management Tech

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Oct. 21, 2016 — A Juniper Networks-developed (NYSE: JNPR) switching, security and network management technology serves as the foundation of the Advanced Military Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul Center’s network infrastructure in the United Arab Emirates, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Juniper said Wednesday its SRX Series Services Gateways, EX Series Ethernet Switches and Junos Space …

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