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DoS Approved C-17 Maintenance TO NSPA | RTX Delivers AGM-154s To Bahrain | DoS Approved Saudi Request For Military Training

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Americas BAE Systems has inked a $92-million deal with the US Navy to continue providing logistical services for its air traffic control and landing systems. The five-year indefinite-delivery-and -quantity contract covers fleet services, technical support, and operational software development with maintenance for capabilities in the US Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Military Sealift Command, and international customers. Upkeep for the systems will be conducted in Maryland, Virginia, and California. The US State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the NATO Support and Procurement Agency of C-17 Maintenance and related equipment for an estimated cost of $150 million. NATO Support and Procurement Agency as Lead Nation has requested to buy contractor logistics support for the C-17 Strategic Airlift Capability program; US Government and contractor engineering, technical, and logistics support services; and other related elements of logistics and program support. The estimated total cost is $150 million. Middle East & Africa RTX won a $156-million contract to deliver AGM-154 Joint Standoff Weapons to Bahrain and the US Navy. According to the contract announcement, 47 air-to-ground missiles will be produced for the Royal Bahraini Air Force, while six will be handed over to the US Navy to serve […]
Americas

BAE Systems has inked a $92-million deal with the US Navy to continue providing logistical services for its air traffic control and landing systems. The five-year indefinite-delivery-and -quantity contract covers fleet services, technical support, and operational software development with maintenance for capabilities in the US Navy, Marine Corps, Coast Guard, Military Sealift Command, and international customers. Upkeep for the systems will be conducted in Maryland, Virginia, and California.

The US State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the NATO Support and Procurement Agency of C-17 Maintenance and related equipment for an estimated cost of $150 million. NATO Support and Procurement Agency as Lead Nation has requested to buy contractor logistics support for the C-17 Strategic Airlift Capability program; US Government and contractor engineering, technical, and logistics support services; and other related elements of logistics and program support. The estimated total cost is $150 million.

Middle East & Africa

RTX won a $156-million contract to deliver AGM-154 Joint Standoff Weapons to Bahrain and the US Navy. According to the contract announcement, 47 air-to-ground missiles will be produced for the Royal Bahraini Air Force, while six will be handed over to the US Navy to serve as replacement in kind.

The US State Department greenlit Saudi Arabia’s request to provide its air force with military training to address current and future threats.The foreign military sale (FMS) of $1 billion covers the provision of flight training, technical training, and professional military education to the Royal Saudi Air Force (RSAF) and other related forces.

Europe

Aerospace company Embraer has inked a contract with Greece to continue providing logistics support for the country’s air fleet. The agreement will cover spare parts, repairs, pools, maintenance, and technical services for the Hellenic Army’s ERJ-135LR and ERJ-145 Airborne Early Warning and Control (AEW&C) aircraft.

Asia-Pacific

According to Defense News, in 2023, the U.S. and the Philippines announced a historic pact that would open up several bases on the island archipelago nation to American forces for the first time in decades. While the agreement does not allow the US to permanently station troops in Philippine territory, several of the newly accessible bases abut the South China Sea to the north.

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