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Major Arms Sales: April 2008

 

WASHINGTON, April 21, 2008 ­ The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Canada of CH-47D CHINOOK Helicopters as well as associated equipment and services. The total value, if all options are exercised, could be as high as $375 million.

WASHINGTON, April 21, 2008 ­ The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of a possible

Foreign Military Sale to Australia of Modular Artillery Charge Systems and XM982 Block Ia-1 Excalibur

Projectiles as well as associated equipment and services. The total value, if all options are exercised, could be

as high as $58 million.



The Government of Australia requested a possible sale of 2,400 Modular Artillery Charge Systems (MACS),