raytheon weapons deal


Raytheon Technologies, the second-largest arms manufacturer in the world, is one major provider of these weapons. [+]jgorzo comment score below threshold-8 points-7 points-6 points 3 months ago(0 children), It was a choice between corrupt politician and corrupt businessman/politician. Twitter OHHHH so youre a political history professor? The $197m sale of Raytheon-made Rolling Airframe Missiles was requested by the Egyptian navy to improve coastal defences. Sounds like your school failed you or you slept during your classes. []No_Instruction3137 13 points14 points15 points 3 months ago(2 children). Our sourcing strategies are creating incredible and dependable The $197m sale of the Raytheon-made Rolling Airframe Missiles was requested by the Egyptian navy to improve defence in coastal areas and around the Red Sea, the US Department of State said. Biden just approved an $85M Raytheon weapons deal for Chile. Raytheon Wins $6B Deal to Support Multiple Weapons Systems Zacks Equity Research July 08, 2020 NOC Quick Quote NOC GD Quick Quote GD LMT Quick Quote LMT RTX Quick Quote RTX Basic history and knowledge of the government used to be taught at the high school level. []GAGAgadget 0 points1 point2 points 3 months ago(1 child). Yea, this isn't a problem. Its mainly is where Reddit comes to discuss the topics that Phil talks about and post memes of Phil. Trumps Secretary of Defense Mark Esper was a lobbyist for Raytheon and Bidens Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin is a former Raytheon board member. I'm not a US citizen, so I have no horse in this race, but I just cannot help but sit over here across the Atlantic and look at what your military is doing and shake my head in disbelief. Such tactics have no place in the international community, said Eric Lewis, a lawyer for Soltan. Its not like were giving the weapons to Chile and its naive to think Chile wouldnt seek such arms from another provider. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. Many Egyptians worry the Cairo Eye tourist attraction will destroy the ancient citys environment and heritage. According to The New York Times, Raytheon, the biggest supplier of the bombs, lobbied the Trump administration for the deal. Main Channel Please do not upload any videos from these channels on your own as they will be removed. (twitter.com), []jettivonaviska 65 points66 points67 points 3 months ago(7 children). Interesting you didn't bring up Lois Dejoy's appointment to PMG when he's still primary shareholder of XPO Logistics. Make sure you read actual news articles for more information. What kind of access? ". I guess it's on Hinkle to prove this, but considering the Bloomberg article says that Austin wrote As soon as practicable but not later than 90 days after my confirmation, I will divest my financial interest in Raytheon, in his ethics agreement with the Pentagon and it hasn't been 90 days since his confirmation, I think there's enough leeway to at least suspect Austin may benefit from that missile sale. Until the cowards stop supporting the 2 party system nothing will change. That's generally a good thing. []memphisjones 0 points1 point2 points 3 months ago(2 children). North Carolina jury awards $75m to brothers wrongly convicted of 1983 murder, After increase in 2020 turnout, Texas Republicans attempt to restrict voting laws, "Male Youtubers' wiki articles are so wild". Its almost as if you didnt read any information and just took this guys tweets at face value. Cause it's not exactly rational to start there. It added that the sale would support Chile's anti-warfare capabilities and not alter the region's military balance. []wNnabe2002 0 points1 point2 points 2 months ago(1 child), []smmnv 1 point2 points3 points 2 months ago(0 children), Google search Yahoo finance on 85M deal for chile raytheon, []DarthSatoris 19 points20 points21 points 3 months ago(3 children). Is it really a good thing that we are selling instruments and devices that have the potential to cause massive harm to other countries though? I dont agree with that, I think thats terrible, but to pretend its anything different is misleading. If the Mod team believes you are trolling you will be banned. Biden has vowed a tougher stance on human rights after his predecessor Donald Trump courted Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, whom he reportedly called my favourite dictator, in part for his cooperation with Israel. We will bring our values with us into every relationship that we have across the globe. I dont like it that were the weapons exporter of the world, its not something that we should be proud of IMHO. It's funny that all you have for an argument are ad hominem attacks. Raytheon Wins $85M Deal to Support ESSM Block 2 Program, https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2021-01-10/biden-defense-pick-to-get-up-to-1-7-million-from-raytheon-role, We understand that the topics Phil covers can be controversial and people with all kinds of different viewpoints participate on this sub, We want to make it clear that attacking others will not be tolerated. Raytheon won a $60.5 million deal to exercise options for design agent and engineering support services for the Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) MK-31 Guided Missile Weapon System improvement program. Or did you just regurgitate some right-wing media points? At the time, the commercial aerospace and defense industries were both seeing robust growth. []Argine_ 4 points5 points6 points 3 months ago(2 children). I mean is this a surprise? The fact that everyone else went along with the patriot act makes this no less significant. The United States approved an arms sale worth nearly $200m to Egypt but vowed to press human rights issues after an American activist reported his family had been harassed. That SHOULDNT be the standard. With such an ultra corrupt family what do you expect? You dont want the US to listen to terrorists? I'm so sorry you were robbed of even a basic high school level education. Where Austin says he'd recuse himself from decisions involving Raytheon, but according to this Jackson Hinkle guy, Austin still has financial involvement with Raytheon. Oh no, the military budget is fucking horrible, but thats what happens when you come out of two wars that decimated most of the world shinning like a diamond, honestly it wouldn't need to be so high if we didnt over reach and others had the means or balls to step up to the ussr. It would be nice if they stopped spying on us citizens. Absolutely. and join one of thousands of communities. [+]Valoruchiha comment score below threshold-10 points-9 points-8 points 3 months ago(10 children), Don't tell them that, you'll be downvoted to hell on this sub, []Argine_ 7 points8 points9 points 3 months ago(9 children). []Oldmanred79 6 points7 points8 points 3 months ago(21 children). Our interests are our own, as usual. A lawyer for Mohamed Soltan, a US citizen who has filed a lawsuit alleging torture in Egyptian custody, said plainclothes officers raided the homes of six of his family members on Sunday, detaining two cousins. []Oldmanred79 -1 points0 points1 point 3 months ago(0 children). REDDIT and the ALIEN Logo are registered trademarks of reddit inc. Rendered by PID 26457 on r2-app-06453f8fe237b2d4f at 2021-05-16 21:40:26.863302+00:00 running 4e13e66 country code: US. https://www.defensenews.com/global/the-americas/2021/02/11/state-clears-first-three-foreign-military-sales-of-biden-administration/, []Ibzm 27 points28 points29 points 3 months ago(4 children). And lol at hopefully. World Wednesday 28/March/2018 17:04 PM By: Times News Service. It almost certainly has been in the works for awhile and it's another country buying from a US company. Also, when was Twitter a source a news? Egypts military dominates 10 years after revolution, Catastrophic: Outrage grows over Egypts new tourist attraction, Egypt unearths worlds oldest mass-production brewery, Two dead as stand collapses at synagogue in Israeli settlement, Palestinian shot dead after car rams Israeli police in Jerusalem, Historic: Chile votes for who will draft new constitution, Iran calls for international action on apartheid Israel, Gaza death toll nears 200 after deadliest day of Israeli raids, Timeline: How US presidents have defended Israel over decades, Israels doctrine: Humane bombing and benevolent occupation, Israel committing war crimes in Gaza, Palestinian FM tells UN, Al Jazeera Centre for Public Liberties & Human Rights. []memphisjones 1 point2 points3 points 2 months ago(0 children). Almost like you have a bias youre pushing or something. If you are going to offer criticism, it needs to be constructive, solution oriented, and respectful. The second is a direct commercial sale for Raytheon Technologies munitions, likely the reported $478 million sale of 7,000 Paveway IV smart bombs. In particular, the company will Or you could read whats really going on instead of the shock line. In 2015, Soltan was released and deported to the US after renouncing his Egyptian citizenship. This deal does nothing to help the Chilean people, and everything to continue their oppression and put money in the USs pocket. In Egypt, pro-el-Sisi television hosts greeted the statement about the arrests with disdain neither confirming or denying their veracity with some such as Nashaat al-Deehy bluntly calling Soltan a terrorist. Honestly, you could pick a bunch of actual, legitimate policy decisions to dislike Biden over. Both of your sides require the other to function, to blame and to fight with. No, it's from knowing literally anything about the history of our politics and the people who get into that field. []DarthSatoris 17 points18 points19 points 3 months ago(1 child). If you are posting an article you must use the title of the article or a title directly relating to the articles topics. []bdcourage 1 point2 points3 points 3 months ago(0 children), 85 million? []axle69 5 points6 points7 points 3 months ago(1 child). So the company is taking the deal off the books, said CEO The primary contractor for the Chile missile deal is Raytheon, the most recent employer of recently confirmed Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin. There are no biden supporters only trump haters. []Valoruchiha -2 points-1 points0 points 2 months ago(1 child). []bobandgeorge 2 points3 points4 points 3 months ago(2 children). The post must attempt to see it from all sides, this will save everyone time and more than likely actually get positive responses from everyone involved. Now the Egyptian regime is arresting his relatives to try to intimidate him into silence. Reporting by Mike Stone in Washington, D.C.; Editing by Leslie Adler and Rosalba OBrien. Well kinda hard not to when terrorists stormed the Capitol. []Oldmanred79 2 points3 points4 points 3 months ago(0 children). Yes he is against the crime bill now, years later. For NATO, the State Department approved the potential sale of radio communications equipment, worth approximately $65 million. Hence why we have to write papers and provide our sources. Its like saying something completely unhelpful without substantiating evidence was what the downvote button was made for or something. []hkjok 4 points5 points6 points 3 months ago(0 children). I was only in 1st grade but I even I know there was no way it wasnt going to pass. I would rather use ad hominem attacks than flat out lie and say Biden is corrupt. "This deal goes beyond a traditional prime-to-sub procurement transaction and is designed to yield unprecedented value for many years to come, said Eugene Jaramillo, Raytheon Missile & Defense vice president of Global Supply Chain Management. []bobandgeorge 1 point2 points3 points 2 months ago(0 children), []memphisjones 1 point2 points3 points 3 months ago(2 children). If you find yourself in an argument with someone else, follow this rule, "discuss the argument, and do not attack the person." []johnshonz -2 points-1 points0 points 3 months ago(0 children). You clearly lack that basic knowledge and can only win arguments by being in a circle jerk subreddit that cares more about feelings than facts. Don't care if everyone went along with it. Raytheon Technologies Corp. RTX recently secured a modification contract worth $6 billion for providing agency depot-level repair and consumable spare parts as well as repair and engineering services for multiple weapon It stands out from the rest of its competitors because of its close ties with Saudi Arabia, having been the first weapons manufacturer to build a permanent operation there in the 1960s, hiring He filed the lawsuit in a US court in June and last month worked with members of Congress to form a caucus devoted to promoting human rights in Egypt. Raytheon must have been sensing the cool breeze coming from the Biden administration, however, as it told shareholders that it was expecting it to block at least one of its deals and its likely the 7500 Paveway bombs worth $500 million to Saudi Arabia. Were all ears, Join DeFranco Elite and Fund New Shows! It works better when you state why he's corrupt. So which of those examples means he's corrupt? Since the 19th century, Egypts army has played an outsized role in governing the country and continues to do so. There also werent many folks who voted against the patriot act around 9/11. Do you think the Chilean people want these weapons? Hmmm. In fact, at least one or more of those companies played key roles in 27 offers worth more than $125 billion (out of a This year, Raytheon has teamed with UAE-based AL JASOOR to mount its HEL set-up on Randan 88 Infantry Fighting Vehicles. According to Markets & Markets, the actual value of the international Counter-UAS systems market was around $600 million in 2020, which is expected to thrive at a CAGR of 32.2% from I hate Biden no less then Trump, Bush, Obama or any other. []Oldmanred79 16 points17 points18 points 3 months ago(2 children). #FuckRepublicrats #EndTheDuopoly, [+]memphisjones comment score below threshold-9 points-8 points-7 points 3 months ago(4 children). []johnshonz 8 points9 points10 points 3 months ago(3 children). 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