Morocco to receive laser rangefinders


Morocco’s military is set to receive 172 laser rangefinders as part of a contract with Northrop Grumman.

The United States Department of Defence (DoD) recently announced the $8 841 488 firm-fixed-price foreign military sales contract with Northrop Grumman for the 172 eyesafe laser rangefinders for Morocco, with an option for an additional 28 units.

The US DoD said that one bid was solicited with one received, with an estimated completion date of 31 July 2018.

Morocco recently ordered a large batch of radios from the United States. On 6 May the US Department of Defence announced that Harris Corporation had been awarded a $405 million foreign military sales contract for Morocco for Single Channel Ground and Airborne Radio Systems (SINCGARS). Completion date of the contract is 21 April 2024.