Sierra Nevada awarded $10 million to modify PZL M-28 aircraft for Jordan Aug 4, 2016
Sierra Nevada Corp., Sparks, Nevada, has been awarded a not-to-exceed $10,224,545 undefinitized contract action for the modification of an M-28 aircraft. Contractor will provide modification of one aircraft, aircraft ferry, spares, and field service representative support for 12 months after aircraft delivery. Work will be performed at Centennial, Colorado; and Amman, Jordan, and is expected to be complete by July 31, 2018.
This contract is 100 percent Foreign Military Sales to the country of Jordan. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. The 645th Aeronautical Systems Group, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8620-16-F-4027).
The M28 is a twin-engined high-wing cantilever monoplane of all-metal structure, with twin vertical tails and a robust tricycle non-retractable landing gear, featuring a steerable nose wheel to provide for operation from short, unprepared runways where hot or high altitude conditions may exist. The M28 is best suited for passenger and/or cargo transportation.
Jordan is the first military user Skytrucków in the Middle East.
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Poland’s Military Property Agency (AMW) has agreed to the sale of its outdated T-72 main battle tanks to the Armed Forces of Jordan. Sources in Jordan confirmed that Poland has completed its deal with Armed Forces of Jordan to sell its T-72 tanks.
Poland’s Military Property Agency (AMW) has reached an agreement with the authorities in Amman regarding a sale of old T-72 tanks.
Jordan also confirmed that it would take part in MSPO International Defence Industry Exhibition in Poland. The Polish defense industry plans to unveil updated version of T-72 for Jordan At MSPO.
The MSPO International Defence Industry Exhibition, which takes place in Kielce, Poland from 6-9 September 2016.
One of the Middle East countries is interested in purchasing new Polish PT-16 main battle tank
Mohammed Najib, Ramallah and Jeremy Binnie, London - IHS Jane's Defence Weekly
13 December 2016
Germany handed over an initial instalment of Marder 1 infantry fighting vehicles (IFVs) to Jordan on 11 December.
The Jordan Armed Forces (JAF) released a statement saying that an initial batch of 16 Marders from a total of 25 had been donated by Germany.
The German Ministry of Defence released a video of the handover ceremony in which Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said the first instalment consisted of 16 Marders and that another 34 would follow. She said the IFVs would help Jordan fight the Islamic State militant group. Germany is also providing 70 trucks and 56 minibuses to the Jordanian military.
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La Jordanie continue de liquider ses F-5E/F après la vente au Brésil et au Kenya l'Us Navy a reçu 4 F-5E qui vont être mis a niveau par Northrop au standard F-5N Franken-Tigers à noter que l'US Navy/Marines opèrent aussi des F-5E/F ex suisse
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