New Breath of Life for the Old Patton

October 26, 2017 by · Comment
Filed under: Egypt, L-3, Raytheon, Saudi Arabia, Syndicated Industry News 
The largest fleets of M-60 are in Egypt, Turkey, and Saudi Arabia, where the M-60 is used alongside the M-1A1. In the recent years, these tanks are heavily engaged in combat operations, in Yemen, Syria, and Sinai where they have suffered significant losses to anti-tank weapons. To survive and continue to be effective in service these tanks must be modernized.

Support to troops in Iraq and Kuwait expensive

The Pentagon awarded Bahrain Maritime and Mercantile International (BMMI) a contract to provide food and goods to US troops in the Middle East. See a story here. The contract is worth $2.9 Billion. BMMI is a wholesaler of food and other consumer products.

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