U.S. Army Orders More Oshkosh FMTVs

March 29, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Oshkosh Defense, a division of Oshkosh Corporation, will produce more than 2,500 additional Family of Medium Tactical Vehicles (FMTV) trucks and trailers for the U.S

Pratt & Whitney and Boeing Sign Engine Contract for KC-46

March 28, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Bennett Croswell, president of Pratt & Whitney's Military Engines division, and Maureen Dougherty, Boeing vice president and program manager, KC-46 Tanker Program, hosted a ceremonial engine contract signing event today at Boeing's Tanker Program Office in Mukilteo, Wash., for contracts previously awarded to Pratt & Whitney

Lockheed Martin Wins $66 Million For Follow-On THAAD Contract

March 27, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Lockheed Martin announced today that it has been awarded a $66 million follow-on contract from the Missile Defense Agency to continue development of the highly successful Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) Weapon System. The Advanced Capability Development (ACD) contract is a five-year, Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (ID/IQ) award

The Air Force Accelerates Work on A New Multi-Billion Dollar Strategic...

March 27, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

When the Obama administration dispatched three B-2 bombers from a Missouri air base on March 19 last year to cross the ocean and reach Libya, it put roughly $9 billion worth of America’s most prized military assets into the air. The bat-shaped black bombers, finely machined to elude radar...

Saab Wins Order for Gripen Maintenance from FMV

March 27, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Defence and security company Saab has received an order amounting to 128 million Kronor, approximately 14 million Euro, from FMV (the Swedish Defence Materiel Administration) for system maintenance regarding Gripen. In accordance with the order from FMV, Saab will undertake continual maintenance and updates for the Gripen C/D...

Delaying Fighter Deal Would 'Cost Billions'

March 23, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Defence Minister Stephen Smith's decision to hold back on the order for Australia's next batch of 58 Joint Strike Fighters could cost taxpayers billions of dollars. The cost blow-out will be compounded if, as indicated, he pushes back the delivery schedule for 12 of the 14 planes in the first batch

Rolls-Royce Awarded $275M Contract for Support from US Military

March 23, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has received recent contracts exceeding $275 million to provide support services for the US Armed Services. Rolls-Royce will provide Mission Care service support for AE 1107C, AE 2100 and T56 engines which power a variety of US aircraft, including the V-22, C-130, P-3 and C-2 in operation with the US Air Force, Navy and Marines

L-3 Link Simulation & Training to Build Royal Malaysian Air Force F/A-18D...

March 23, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

L-3 Link Simulation & Training (L-3 Link) announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division to build an F/A-18D Tactical Operational Flight Trainer (TOFT) for the Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF). The F/A-18D TOFT is scheduled for delivery during the first quarter of 2014 to an RMAF base in Butterworth, Malaysia

Raytheon Wins $689M Contract from MDA

March 22, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

The Missile Defense Agency is announcing the award of a contract modification (P00017), contract line item number 0003, ceiling increase to Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Ariz., under the HQ0276-11-C-0002 contract

Northrop Grumman Awarded $96M Contract for C2BMC from US DoD

March 21, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a $96 million follow-on contract as one of five major defense contractors on the Missile Defense National Team to continue development, operations and sustainment work. The Missile Defense National Team, led by Lockheed Martin, is responsible for the Command, Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC) program for the Missile Defense Agency

Raytheon Wins $45M Contract MFRFS from US Army

March 21, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Raytheon Company has been awarded a $45.5 million contract for the prototype build of the Ku Band Multi-Function RF System (MFRFS) Sense and Warn (S&W) radars for the U

Northrop Grumman Receives $334M Contract for LAIRCM Missile Defense Systems from U.S....

March 20, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a $334 million firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S