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US Arms Makers Look Overseas As Domestic Demand Shrinks

US Arms Makers Look Overseas As Domestic Demand Shrinks

With the Pentagon’s appetite for new weapons shrinking, U.S. arms makers are finding lucrative markets overseas as demand for American-made weaponry hits an all-time high. Despite intense international competition, U.S. arms manufacturers are expected to sell a record $46.1 billion […]


CBU-105 Sensor Fuzed Weapons for Saudi Arabia

CBU-105 Sensor Fuzed Weapons for Saudi Arabia

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Friday of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Saudi Arabia of 404 CBU-105D/B Sensor Fuzed Weapons and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $355 […]


Saudi Arabia Requests Light Armored Vehicles and Support

Saudi Arabia Requests Light Armored Vehicles and Support

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress Friday of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Saudi Arabia of a variety of light armored vehicles and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of […]


Night Vision Equipment for Saudi Armed Forces

Night Vision Equipment for Saudi Armed Forces

The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale Order to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for various night and thermal vision equipment, including parts and logistical support with an estimated cost of $330 million. […]


Gates, Saudi King Discuss Defense Relationship

Gates, Saudi King Discuss Defense Relationship

The bilateral military relationship between the United States and Saudi Arabia, progress in a major arms sale and concerns about Iran are among the topics Defense Secretary Robert M. Gates and Saudi King Abdullah are discussing in a meeting here […]


US warns Gulf states on Bahrain

US warns Gulf states on Bahrain

The United States warned Gulf states on Monday to respect the rights of the people of Bahrain, after troops from nations including Saudi Arabia crossed into the violence-wracked kingdom. But Washington said the entry of foreign troops was “not an […]


JAVELIN Anti-Tank Missiles for Saudi Arabia

JAVELIN Anti-Tank Missiles for Saudi Arabia

WASHINGTON: The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Saudi Arabia of 150 JAVELIN Guided Missiles and associated equipment, parts and logistical support for a complete package worth $71 million. […]


Saudis looking at Spanish tanks

Saudis looking at Spanish tanks

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia: On the face of it, Saudi Arabia’s reported plan to buy up to 270 Leopard 2E main battle tanks from Spain for $4.17 billion seems odd since Riyadh is expected to get U.S. arms worth $60 billion […]


Saudi Arabia – F-15SA Aircraft

Saudi Arabia – F-15SA Aircraft

WASHINGTON: The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress today of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Saudi Arabia of: 84 F-15SA Aircraft 170 APG-63(v)3 Active Electronically Scanned Array Radar (AESA) radar sets 193 F-110-GE-129 Improved Performance Engines […]


 
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