Deals this week: Ace Electronics Defense Systems, American Ordnance, General Dynamics Land Systems


Ace Electronics Defense Systems has received a $994m contract to produce installation kits in support of the US Army.

Awarded by the US Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization located at Scott Air Force Base, the contract is scheduled to be executed by December 2026.

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a $99.52m contract to multiple companies for work on 60mm and 81mm high-explosive mortar cartridges.

The deal requires American Ordnance, Day & Zimmermann, and Canadian Commercial Corporation to load, assemble and pack both 60mm and 81mm cartridges until November 2021.

General Dynamics Land Systems has been awarded a contract by the US Army Contracting Command to convert M1A2 main battle tanks into the M1A2S configuration.

Valued at $82.43m, the contract is scheduled to be completed by March 2019.

SRA International has been selected to provide passive Radio Frequency Identification III technology to the US Army.

The $25.49m contract has been awarded by the US Army Contracting Command and is scheduled to be completed by the end of 2021.

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a $26.11m contract modification to Camber for its work on the AH-64 Apache attack helicopter.

Under the contract, Camber will provide simulation, acquisition, training and modelling for the AH-64 Apache until July 2019.

Elbit Systems of America has secured a one-year contract worth $102m to provide fire control systems for the US Army.

The fire control systems to be supplied under the contract will be used for the US Army’s mortar and fielding activity.

Raytheon Missile Systems has been awarded a contract worth $207.95m to produce captive flight trainers, Stinger FIM-92H Block 1 missiles and Stinger FIM-92F Block 1 missiles, and training devices for India, Italy and Qatar.

Awarded by the US Army Contracting Command, the contract is expected to be completed in April 2020.

The US Army Contracting Command has awarded a $176.14m contract to Oshkosh Defense to provide 409 Joint Light Tactical Vehicles to US Army.

The contractual work will be performed at Oshkosh Defense’s facility in Wisconsin, US, until the end of the year.

"SRA International has been selected to provide passive Radio Frequency Identification III technology to the US Army."

Raytheon Company has agreed to upgrade Patriot integrated air and missile defence system to the latest configuration under a $600m contract awarded by an undisclosed customer.

The advanced configuration improves the Patriot missile system’s capability to defend tactical ballistic missiles.

BAE Systems has secured a $62.44m contract to install its Mjölner mortar system on to the Swedish Army’s CV90 infantry fighting vehicles.

The vehicle deliveries are expected to commence in the first quarter of 2019.

DynCorp International has secured a one-year contract modification to provide aviation field maintenance services to the US Army Aviation and Missile Command’s Aviation Field Maintenance Division in Tunisia, Iraq, Kuwait, Afghanistan, and Germany.

The modification, valued at $125.53m, has been awarded by the US Army Contracting Command.