The test launch of a THAAD missile. THAAD launchers and fire control systems are built in Camden by Lockheed Martin.

Almost $1.5 billion has been added to a Lockheed Martin Corp. contract to build more Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) technology for Saudi Arabia.

THAAD launchers and fire control systems are built at Lockheed’s Camden Launcher Complex.

Lockheed’s Missiles and Fire Control Division in Dallas was awarded a firm-fixed-price, $1,473,941,756 modification to a previously-awarded $3,890,665,224 contract. It will pay for interceptor support items in support of the foreign military dales agreement with Saudi Arabia.

One offer was solicited with one offer received. In addition to Camden, work will be performed in Dallas, Sunnyvale, CA, Huntsville, AL, and Troy, AL.

The contract runs through July 31, 2023. Saudi Arabian funds in the amount of $340,940,179 are being obligated at time of award.

The Missile Defense Agency, Huntsville, AL, is the contracting activity.

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