Monday, February 8, 2021

Topic: Afghanistan

U.S. Army contracts with MD Helicopters for support of Afghanistan’s MD-530F fleet

The U.S. Department of Defense announced on Friday an agreement worth about for $34 million for logistics support for the Afghanistan Air Force MD-530F aircraft fleet.   Within the...

MD Helicopters awarded new contracts for MD 530F support for U.S. allies

Famed U.S. rotorcraft maker MD Helicopters, Inc. has announced two independent contract awards from Army Contracting Command-Redstone to support allied operations of the MD 530F Cayuse Warrior helicopter. According...

U.S. Army awards contract to Leidos to support Mi-17 and PC-12 aircraft for Afghanistan Air Force

The U.S. Army has awarded Leidos Inc. a modification to contract to support the Afghanistan Air Force (AAF) and Special Mission Wing (SMW) helicopter and fixed-wing fleets. Leidos...

U.S. National Guard deploys CH-47 Chinook helicopters to Afghanistan

Oregon National Guard soldiers and six CH-47 Chinook helicopters assigned to BRAVO 1-168 Aviation left Pendleton Wednesday en route to Fort Hood, Texas - and mobilization to...

Colt, FN America tapped for M16A4 production for foreign military sales

FN America and Colt's Manufacturing have been tapped for M16A4 rifle production for foreign military sales customers. In a statement Wednesday, the Department of Defense said both companies...

U.S. approves plan to provide CH-47 Chinook helicopters to Afghanistan

The United States has approved a plan to provide Ch-47 Chinook heavy-lift helicopters to the Special Mission Wing of the Afghan National Defense and Security Forces. The story...

U.S. Air Force E-11A aircraft crashed in Afghanistan

A mystery plane crashed Monday in Taliban-held territory in Afghanistan's Ghazni province, south of the capital, Afghan officials said. It was not immediately clear how many people...

MD Helicopters completes delivery of first 30 enhanced MD 530Fs for Afghan Air Force

Famed U.S. rotorcraft maker MD Helicopters, Inc. announced that it has completed delivery of first 30 enhanced MD 530F Cayuse Warrior helicopters for Afghan Air Force. Part of...

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The U.S. Army has deployed a Ukrainian-made T-84 main battle tank to Yuma Proving Ground, the Army's premier test center. Last year's edition of the...

U.S. Army seeking long range precision munition for its new scout-attack helicopters

Last week, the U.S. Army posted a notice on the government’s main contracting website, asking for information from contractors about their ability to produce...

U.S. Army engineers to conduct maneuver testing on the RCV-L prototypes

The Michigan National Guard has announced that four Robotic Combat Vehicle – Light (RCV-L) experimental prototypes were delivered to Selfridge Air National Guard Base...