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US Congress notified of FMS for eight KC-46s to Israel

4th March 2020 - 09:42 GMT | by The Shephard News Team


The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has notified the US Congress of a potential FMS deal with Israel.

The contract would see up to eight KC-46 tanker refuelling aircraft purchased by Israel for an estimated $2.4 billion.

Israel has also requested 17 PW4062 turbofan engines and 18 MAGR 2K-GPS SAASM receivers, as well as an undisclosed number of AN/ARC-210 U/VHF radios, APX-119 IFF transponders and engineering services.

If the contract is approved, the prime contractors will be Boeing and Raytheon. 

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