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Infantry Weapons

US approves possible Javelin sale to Poland

09 March 2020
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The US State Department notified Congress on 4 March of a possible US Foreign Military Sale (FMS) to Poland of 180 Javelin anti-tank missiles, 79 command launch units, and related equipment and services for an estimated cost of USD100 million, the US Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) has announced.

US troops firing Javelin ATGMs on an exercise in Estonia in July 2014. (Estonian Defence Forces)US troops firing Javelin ATGMs on an exercise in Estonia in July 2014. (Estonian Defence Forces)

The 4 March announcement said the FMS would also include basic skill trainers, training rounds, battery coolant units, tool kits, spare parts, training, and US government and contractor technical assistance, transport, and logistics.

The prime contractors will be the Raytheon-Lockheed Martin Javelin Joint Venture.

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