Boeing Awarded $1.5B for Foreign Apache Support
Boeing awarded a 5-year Foreign Military Sales (FMS) contract valued $1.5B in support services of AH-64D/E Apaches for Indonesia, Israel, Kuwait, Netherlands, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan and the United Arab Emirates
Defense.gov, December 24, 2019 - The Boeing Co, Mesa, Arizona, was awarded a $1,461,384,102 hybrid (cost-no-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price) Foreign Military Sales (Indonesia, Israel, Kuwait, Netherlands, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Taiwan and United Arab Emirates) contract for support services for AH-64D/E Apache helicopters.
Bids were solicited via the internet with one received.
Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of December 31, 2024.
U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-20-D-0005).
The Boeing AH-64 Apache is the primary attack helicopter of the US Army and 15 other countries. The AH-64D Longbow entered service in the early 1990s and was replaced by the AH-64E Guardian from 2012.