Tag Archives: Kuwait

Kay and Associates to Help Maintain Kuwait’s Hornet F/A-18 C/D Fleet

The U.S. Navy has awarded Kay and Associates a $63 million contract to perform  maintenance and support work on Kuwait’s fleet of F/A-18 C/D Hornet aircraft. Kay and Associates will conduct work in Kuwait through January 2018 under the foreign military sales program, the Defense Department said Tuesday. The Naval Air Warfare Center’s aircraft division …

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Exelis Receives Aircraft Self-Protection Tech Support Contract From Navy

Harris subsidiary Exelis has been awarded a potential five-year, $12.3 million contract by the U.S. Navy to provide engineering services and software support equipment for multiple airborne countermeasure systems. The Defense Department said Monday Exelis will support the Navy’s AN/ALQ-165 self-protection jammers, AN/ALQ-214 integrated defensive electronic countermeasures as well as the service branch’s aircraft …

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EnerTech Taps IBM, Waterfund to Support Kuwait Water Utility Mgmt

EnerTech, a unit of Kuwait’s investment authority, has selected IBM and Waterfund to deploy their jointly developed cloud-based business service to model the country’s water technology investments. IBM said Thursday the Waterfund Insights Service was designed to provide data visualization services through the IBM cloud to support the decision-making of water utility managers, corporate …

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Report: US Foreign Military Sales Hit $29B in First Half of FY 2016

Guggenheim Securities has found that foreign military sales of U.S.-built platforms and weapon systems amounted to $29 billion after six months of the government’s 2016 fiscal year, Defense News reported Friday. Aaron Mehta writes the investment banking and capital markets company said in its report obtained by Defense News that Lockheed Martin is the largest beneficiary of FMS deals for …

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Lockheed Martin Nabs Navy Contract for CASS Logistics Maintenance, Support Services

A Lockheed Martin business unit has landed a $21.9 million contract from the U.S. Navy for logistics maintenance and support services for as many as 400 Consolidated Automated Support System stations. Lockheed’s mission systems and training business will also provide support for 150 reconfigurable, transportable CASS stations, the Defense Department said Monday. DoD added that the Naval …

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BAE-Airbus-Finmeccanica Team Lands Eurofighter Typhoon Supply Contract With Kuwait

A consortium of BAE Systems, Airbus’ defense and space business and Finmeccanica’s Alenia Aermacchi subsidiary has won a contract to provide 28 Eurofighter Typhoon aircraft to Kuwait. The contract award to Eurofighter Jagdflugzeug comes after Kuwait signed an aircraft procurement agreement with the government of Italy in September 2015, Eurofighter said …

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Rolls-Royce Lands $64M Navy Aircraft Propulsion Systems Logistics Contract

Rolls-Royce has received a $64.5 million contract modification to provide logistics supplies and services for the U.S. Navy’s Lockheed Martin-built KC-130J aircraft propulsion systems. Rolls-Royce will transport the AE2100D3 turboprop engine, R391 propeller system, quick engine change kit and propulsion components to the Navy and Kuwait under a foreign military sales …

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Lockheed to Search for Int’l Cybersecurity Tech Business Opportunities; Cliff Spier Comments

Lockheed Martin and the U.S. Commerce Department have joined forces on a mission to find new market opportunities for cybersecurity and infrastructure protection technology in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. Francisco Sanchez, U.S. undersecretary of commerce for international trade, leads the initiative with the goal of introducing U.S. companies to high-level …

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DRS to Support Installation of Army Command, Control IT Infrastructure

DRS Technologies’ technical services subsidiary has won a $6.3 million time and materials contract with the U.S. Army Contracting Command, the Pentagon has announced. The firm will support the installation of information technology infrastructure for command and control capabilities. Support will include engineering services. The Pentagon said contract work will take place in …

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