Finmeccanica is discussing a sale of 6-8 additional Alenia C-27J transport aircraft to Peru.
“There are no bad surprises in the third quarter accounts, business is going as planned, and maybe before year-end we’ll be able to do something better” than expected, Reuters quoted Finmeccanica CEO Mauro Moretti as saying Oct 28.
Speaking on the sidelines of a conference, Moretti told reporters that “in addition to the two C-27Js already ordered, we are negotiating with Peru for 6-8 additional aircraft, and we could set up a maintenance base in that country” if the deal goes through.
Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi had made a similar promise during his visit to Lima.
Peru will showcase its imported Chinese 122mm Type 90 Multi-Barrel Rocket Launchers during the national day parade on July 29, the Global Times reports on Wednesday. China handed over 27 122mm Type 90 Multi-Barrel Rocket Launchers to Peru in a delivery ceremony on July 18 and Peruvian President Ollanta Humala, defense minister and commanders of the armed force were all presented at the event, Peru's local media reports
Russia will deliver another batch of Seven Mi-171Sh military transport helicopters to Peru by the end of this month, Sergei Ladygin Deputy General of Rosoboronexport was quoted as saying by Ria Novosti Monday. “At the end of May this year Russia will put Peru on the contract next batch of seven cars," Ladygin said
General Dynamics Land Systems Canada unveiled Thursday the two first LAV-II "Cayman" 8x8 armored vehicles of the 32 ordered in mid-2014 by the Peruvian Armed Forces. Speaking at the unveiling ceremony in London, Ontario, Commandant of the Peruvian Navy, Admiral Edmundo Deville del Campo said, “the Cayman will be used to patrol the coast, as well as lakes and rivers, as the Peruvian Marines prepare for expansion next year
Leonardo has announced a program to upgrade the C-27J Spartan military tactical transport aircraft with avionics, communication and winglets. The new C-27J baseline configuration will be characterized by a brand new avionics system
Rosoboronexport's delivery of R-312ATs radios to meet requirements of the Army Communications Service will help Peru's defense ministry to save more than US$ 12.5 million
Leonardo-Finmeccanica and Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC) have signed an agreement for the supply of high-performance avionics systems for the C-27J Spartan fleet. Team Spartan, led by General Dynamics, Leonardo Aircraft Division and DRS Technologies, is competing for Canada's Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue program with the C-27J Spartan aircraft
Freire Shipyard has selected GE to provide a suite of marine solutions for Peruvian Navy Research Vessel. GE will provide solutions like electric power and propulsion system coupled with SeaStream Dynamic Positioning (DP) and automation system
Rosoboronexport is ready to supply Peru with a mobile service center to provide high-quality and timely maintenance of Mi-8/17 series helicopters, including the Mi-171SHs whose delivery was completed in December 2015. “These helicopters were purchased in full compliance with the law
Finmeccanica has signed a contract with the Italian Ministry of the Interior to implement a Tetra-based mission-critical national mobile radio service assuring secure communications for Police Forces. The contract aims to provide Police Forces with greater technological and operational uniformity, in line with the Government's investment policy in the security sector and in combatting terrorism, the company said in a statement Thursday
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