Deals this week: Lockheed Martin, Boeing, Orbital Alliant Techsystems

4 May 2018 (Last Updated May 3rd, 2018 14:23)

Lockheed Martin Corporation has secured an $828.72m contract from the US Army Contracting Command to provide guided multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS).

Lockheed Martin Corporation has secured an $828.72m contract from the US Army Contracting Command to provide guided multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS).

The contract involves delivery of MLRS to Finland, Republic of Korea and Romania, through the foreign military sales programme.

Contractual work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas, US, until May 2020.

Boeing has been awarded a $96.38m contract by the US Army Contracting Command for the AH-64E Apache helicopters.

The company will provide production support services for up to 36 AH-64E Apache helicopters, expected to be completed in April 2023.

Contractual work will be carried out in Mesa, Arizona, US.

“Vectrus Systems Corporation has secured a $105.97m contract to provide enterprise network capabilities and services support to the US CENTCOM.”

Orbital Alliant Techsystems Operations has secured a $146.06m contract to provide M1156 precision guidance kits to the US Army.

It has been awarded as a modification to the previous contract for the US Army Contracting Command (ACC).

Contractual work will take place in Plymouth, Minnesota, US, until April 2021.

BAE Systems has secured a $97.9m contract to provide a limited interim missile warning system (LIMWS) for the US Army’s rotary-wing helicopters.

BAE will provide its 2-Color Advanced Warning System (2C-AWS) to meet the US Army’s LIMWS quick reaction capability, under the contract.

Developed through collaboration between BAE and Leonardo DRS, the 2C-AWS missile warning system will provide superior protection capability for the pilots from emerging threats.

Vectrus Systems Corporation has secured a $105.97m contract to provide enterprise network capabilities and services support to the US Central Command.

Awarded by the US Army Contracting Command, the contractual work is expected to be completed in November 2018.

Work will be carried out in Kuwait, Qatar, Afghanistan, Iraq, Jordan, and the UAE.