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US Approves $1.95bn Iraq Weapons Deal

By John Lee. The US State Department has approved a possible Foreign Military Sale of F-16 weapons, munitions, equipment, and logistics support to Iraq. The estimated cost is $1.950 billion. The Government of Iraq requested a possible sale of additional weapons, munitions, equipment, and logistics support for its F-16 aircraft. Major Defense Equipment (MDE) includes: […]

US Approves $90m Raytheon Iraq Deal

By John Lee. The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Iraq for Aerostats and Rapid Aerostat Initial Deployment tower systems and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $90 million. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this […]

Pentagon to Sell Apaches to Iraq

By John Lee. The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Iraq for AH-64E APACHE LONGBOW Attack Helicopters and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $4.8 billion. The Government of Iraq has requested a possible sale of 24 AH-64E APACHE […]

Iraq to Spend $428m on Firefinder Radars

By John Lee. The US Defense Security Cooperation Agency has notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Iraq for 12 Firefinder Radars and associated equipment, parts, training and logistical support for an estimated cost of $428 million. The Government of Iraq has requested a possible sale of: 6 AN/TPQ-36(V)11 FIREFINDER […]

Over $100m New Arms Sales to Iraq

The United States Department of Defense has issued notification of proposed sales of arms from the US to Iraq. General Dynamics is to be the prime contractor on a $36m deal for the supply of ammunition for Iraq’s Abrams M1A1 tanks (pictured). The sale consists of: 14,010 TP-T M831A1 120mm Cartridges; 16,110 TPCSDS-T M865 120mm […]