Raytheon Wins $302 Million Contract to Supply 618 JSOW Air-to-ground Missiles to Saudi Arabia

  • Our Bureau
  • 03:33 AM, December 13, 2017
  • 5047
Raytheon Wins $302 Million Contract to Supply 618 JSOW Air-to-ground Missiles to Saudi Arabia
F-16 releases JSOW air-to-ground weapon over Utah test and training range (Image: USAF)

Raytheon has won $302.4 million modification contract for the procurement of 618 Joint Standoff Weapon (JSOW) air-to-ground missiles (AGM-154 Block III C) for Saudi Arabia under Foreign Military Sales program.

The contract also includes containers, component parts/support equipment (spares) and engineering technical assistance, the US department of defense said in a statement Tuesday.

Work is expected to be completed in June 2022.

The JSOW C-1 weapon adds the two-way Strike Common Weapon Datalink to the missile, enabling a moving maritime target capability.

The C-1 variant is designed to provide fleet forces with the capability and flexibility to engage moving maritime targets, while retaining its robust capability against stationary land targets. A modification to the existing JSOW C weapon, this variant adds a weapon datalink radio and modified seeker software to increase capability for the anti-surface warfare mission.

Also Read

Raytheon Wins $150 Million Qatar Patriot Air Defense Systems Support Contract

December 2, 2017 @ 02:44 AM

Romania Signs Patriot Missile Systems Agreement With Raytheon

November 30, 2017 @ 11:44 AM

Raytheon, Saab Team Up To Improve Man-Portable Systems For Ground Troops

November 10, 2017 @ 09:43 AM

Raytheon Wins $2 Billion worth Australian NASAMS Contract

November 9, 2017 @ 11:06 AM

Raytheon To Provide Telemetry, Transmitter Systems For US Navy G550 AEW Aircraft

November 9, 2017 @ 10:11 AM

Raytheon Wins $333 Million Surveillance Radar Maintenance and Services Contract

December 30, 2017 @ 06:35 AM

Raytheon Wins $634 Million AMRAAM Missile Production Contract

December 29, 2017 @ 03:28 AM

Raytheon Wins $25.8 Million for Six Submarine High Data Rate Antenna Systems

December 27, 2017 @ 11:40 PM

Boeing Wins $480 Million Saudi Arabian F-15 Fighter Aircraft Fleet Repair Support

December 22, 2017 @ 06:35 AM

Raytheon Wins $22.5 Million Modification Contract for RAM Upgraded MK-31 Guided Missile

December 15, 2017 @ 06:25 AM