U.S. Approves Sale of Weaponized Helicopters to Kenya
The U.S. Department of State has approved a $253 million sale of several MD 530F helicopters to Kenya, according to a release. The 12 choppers, weapons, ammunition, support items and technical support will be used in Kenya's efforts in "critical operations against Al-Shabaab".
East African, 4 May 2017
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DOD, 2 May 2017
The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Kenya for MD 530 aircraft. The estimated cost is $253 million. The Defense Security… Read more »
The US State Department has approved a possible foreign miitary sale to Kenya for MD 530 aircraft. The estimated cost is $253 million.
Nation, 14 April 2017
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Nation, 9 March 2017
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