|Diehl-Raytheon Missile Systeme GmbH captures $30 million international Sidewinder missile sale|
|TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Diehl-Raytheon Missile Systeme (DRM) GmbH was awarded a contract of more than $30 million for the sale of AIM-9L/I-1 tactical Sidewinder missiles, training missiles and ground support equipment in a direct commercial sale to an international customer.
Diehl BGT Defence will refurbish German AIM-9L missiles as part of the sale. Diehl BGT Defence, which has produced more than 30,000 Sidewinder missiles for the European Sidewinder consortium and mult... |
|U.S. Army Awards Raytheon $15 million for Excalibur Ib|
|TUCSON, Ariz., Dec. 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) a $15 million contract modification for the procurement of 216 Excalibur Ib rounds.
Excalibur is a 155mm precision-guided, extended-range projectile that uses GPS guidance to provide accurate, first-round effects capability in any environment. By using Excalibur's level of precision, there is a major reduction in the time, cost and logistical burden associated with using other artillery munitio... |