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L3Harris to Back American Rheinmetall Vehicles’ Army OMFV Combat Vehicle Program Pursuit

L3Harris-Rheinmetall Partnership on Army OMFV Program

L3Harris Technologies and Rheinmetall’s U.S. defense arm have agreed to pursue the U.S. Army’s Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle program that seeks to replace the service's Bradley infantry vehicles. L3Harris will provide cybersecurity and vehicle mission systems and share its modular open systems approach to support the development of American Rheinmetall Vehicles’ Lynx platform for the OMFV program.

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Raytheon-Rheinmetall Team to Offer Lynx for Army's Next-Gen Combat Vehicle Program; Taylor Lawrence Quoted

Raytheon-Rheinmetall Team to Offer Lynx for Army's Next-Gen Combat Vehicle Program; Taylor Lawrence Quoted - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon and Rheinmetall's defense business have partnered to offer an optionally manned platform for the U.S. Army's Next-Generation Combat Vehicle program. The industry team plans to propose the Lynx Infantry Fighting Vehicle for the service's NGCV program that seeks to replace the Bradley combat vehicle, Raytheon said Monday. Army Futures …

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Report: Raytheon, Rheinmetall Seek to Offer Germany Integrated Air Defense System

Report: Raytheon, Rheinmetall Seek to Offer Germany Integrated Air Defense System - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Raytheon and Rheinmetall have partnered to offer a suite of integrated air defense systems to Germany that could potentially rival Lockheed Martin‘s antimissile system offering for the German military, Defense News reported Friday. The partnership seeks to propose the Raytheon-built Patriot system in case Germany decides to explore other options for its Taktisches …

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Report: Lockheed-Rheinmetall Team to Compete for Germany's Helicopter Replacement Contract

Report: Lockheed-Rheinmetall Team to Compete for Germany's Helicopter Replacement Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin and Rheinmetall have agreed to team up for a potential $4.9 billion contract to provide the German military with new heavy-lift helicopters designed to replace its current fleet of CH-53G aircraft, Reuters reported Monday. The partnership came nearly two months after Germany cleared a plan to begin the competition for the …

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Air Force Orders Rheinmetall Ammo for F-35 Fleet

Air Force Orders Rheinmetall Ammo for F-35 Fleet - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Rheinmetall has received a $6.5 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to produce four lots of ammunition for the service branch’s fleet of Lockheed Martin-built F-35 aircraft. The company said Monday it will begin to deliver Frangible Armor Piercing rounds to the Air Force in December 2017. Rheinmetall will manufacture the ammunition at a …

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Report: UK Shortlists BAE, Rheinmetall for Battle Tank Modernization Assessment Phase

Report: UK Shortlists BAE, Rheinmetall for Battle Tank Modernization Assessment Phase - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.K. defense ministry has chosen separate teams led by BAE Systems and Rheinmetall Landsysteme as “preferred bidders” for the assessment phase of a program to modernize the British army’s main battle tanks, Defense News reported Wednesday. Andrew Chuter writes the U.K. defense ministry aims to finalize two contracts by the end of the …

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Rheinmetall, General Dynamics to Jointly Supply Canada’s Navy Decoy Ammo

Rheinmetall, General Dynamics to Jointly Supply Canada's Navy Decoy Ammo - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Canada’s government, Rheinmetall and General Dynamics have signed a license agreement to supply Omnitrap decoy ammunition to that country’s navy. Rheinmetall said Thursday the deal has an “eight-figure euro amount” and 30-year period, during which Rheinmetall will provide Omnitrap core components and technical assistance for the assembly line at General Dynamics’ facility in Repentigny, Quebec. The agreement builds on General …

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