Egypt Set to Enlarge Its Rolling Airframe Missile Stocks
Egypt set to enlarge its Rolling Airframe Missile stocks
RAM Block 2 missiles will be installed on Egyptian Navy missile attack craft in new FMS deal.
The US State Department has approved a potential sale to Egypt of RIM-116 Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) Block 2 naval missiles and associated equipment.
Raytheon Missiles & Defense will be the prime contractor on the estimated $197 million FMS deal.
Egypt requested 168 RAM Block 2 missiles plus shipping and storage containers; engineering, technical and logistic support; and operator manuals and technical documentation.
‘The proposed sale will support the Egyptian Navy’s Fast Missile Craft …