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WASHINGTON, May 21, 2008 ­ The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of a possible
Foreign Military Sale to Australia of Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) Systems as well as
associated equipment and services. The total value, if all options are exercised, could be as high as $100
million.

The Government of Australia has requested a possible sale of AN/AAQ-24(V) LAIRCM systems to be installed
on C-130J aircraft, including the following Line Replaceable Units (LRUs): 12 Control Interface Units (CIU),
WASHINGTON, May 5, 2008 ­ The Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of a possible

Foreign Military Sale to Australia of AEGIS Combat System components as well as associated equipment and

services. The total value, if all options are exercised, could be as high as $450 million.



The Government of Australia requested a possible sale of the AEGIS Combat System and select combat system

and communication components consisting of 3 AN/SPQ-9B Horizon Search Radars, 3 Cooperative
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),

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.

On 28 September 2004, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to Afghanistan of infrastructure and construction services, technical assistance as well as associated equipment and services. The total value, if all options are exercised, could be as high as $1 billion.

 

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