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Contracts - Awards | Missiles - Anti-Armor | USA

$7.9M for Shoulder-Fired “Bunker Defeat Munitions”

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Small business qualifier Talley Defense Systems Inc. in Mesa, AZ received a $7.9 million sole-source modification to a firm-fixed-price contract for M141 SMAW-D Bunker Defeat Munitions (BDMs), field handling trainers, and training materials. The M141 BDM a disposable version of the USMC's Shoulder-launched Multipurpose Assault Weapon (SMAW) that includes a night sight mounting fixture, weighs 15.7 pounds and is 32 inches in length. The BDM system can destroy earth and timber fortifications, breach 8-inch reinfirced walls or 12 inches of triple brick, and defeat lightly skinned armored vehicles at effective ranges of 15-500 meters. A thermobaric version of the BDM is also under development....

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