12 July 2018
Lockheed Martin have announced a deal worth $288.3 million for providing sensor systems along with other technical services for the Apache helicopter, with the United Arab Emirates. The contract was awarded by the U.S. Army Contracting Command, Rock Island Arsenal, IL.
Lockheed Martin will provide the Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M-TADS/PNVS), subcomponents and technical services for the Apache attack helicopter. The contract was secured under the domestic and foreign military sales program.
Work related to the deal will be performed in Orlando, FL and is expected to be completed by Dec 31, 2021. Lockheed Martin will utilize fiscal 2018 foreign military sales and aircraft procurement (Army) funds for completing the task.
The Modernized Target Acquisition Designation Sight/Pilot Night Vision Sensor (M-TADS/PNVS), also known as Arrowhead, is a long-range, precision engagement and pilotage solution for missions operated during the day, night and in adverse weather conditions. Lockheed Martin’s electro-optical sensor provides enhanced situational awareness to Apache’s aircrew, with greater performance and survivability.
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