ATK announced today that it has received international contracts from U.S. allies totaling $186 million for ammunition that spans multiple calibers as well as ammunition services that will increase allied defense capabilities.
“Partnering with our allies to help maintain their defense capabilities aligns directly with our core business competencies and international growth strategies,” said Mike Kahn, Senior Vice President and President ATK Defense Group.
“ATK is uniquely positioned within the defense industry to deliver these products and services, given the company’s expertise in design and manufacturing of a wide variety of military munitions.”
Certain ammunition production work will occur at ATK-managed facilities in the United States and ammunition services will be performed on site at international customer facilities.
ATK has won several domestic contracts totaling more than $112 million for medium- and large-caliber ammunition production and development. These awards will provide ammunition to arm air platforms such as the A-10, Apache attack helicopter and the AC-130 gunship, as well as training ammunition for crews maintaining their gunnery expertise on the Apache and Abrams main battle tank
ATK announced it was awarded a Fixed Price Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract from the U.S
ATK has received a contract from the Republic of Korea Army for the purchase, installation and integration of its AAR-47 Missile Warning System with Hostile Fire Indication (HFI and Laser Warning) onto AH-1S helicopters. The upgrade will also include the installation of the AN/ALE-47 countermeasure dispensing system
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