Deals this week: United Launch Alliance, Raytheon, Boeing

6 October 2016 (Last Updated October 6th, 2016 18:30)

United Launch Alliance, LLC has secured an $860.78m contract to provide EELV launch capability for the Delta IV and Atlas V launch systems.

United Launch Alliance, LLC has secured an $860.78m contract to provide EELV launch capability for the Delta IV and Atlas V launch systems.

Awarded by the US Space and Missile Systems Center, the contract is scheduled to be complete by September next year.

A $49.9m-worth contract has been awarded to Raytheon Missile Systems for the supply of 490 Laser Maverick guidance control sections to the US Air Force and the US Navy.

The contract, which is scheduled to be completed in December 2018, has been awarded by the US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center.

The US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center has awarded a $27.5m-worth contract to The Boeing Defense, Space & Security to support radar systems through May 2019.

The deal covers radar upgrades, radar spares and interim contractor support repairs.

Airbus Helicopters has received an order from the Royal Thai Air Force (RTAF) to deliver an additional two H225M Caracal utility helicopters by 2019.

"The deal covers radar upgrades, radar spares and interim contractor support repairs."

RTAF currently operates four search and rescue (SAR) and combat SAR (CSAR) missions, and expects to receive two more by the end of the year.

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company has been contracted to provide logistics support services for C-5 military transport aircraft through January next year.

Awarded by the US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, the $14.87m-worth contract covers supply chain management, repairs and technical support.


Image: Airbus has been contracted to deliver two H225M helicopters to the Royal Thai Air Force. Image: Airbus Helicopters.