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  • Pak to get $65 million US warship ‘free of cost’

    04/27/2010 8:47:14 PM PDT · by ErnstStavroBlofeld · 21 replies · 639+ views
    Indian ^ | 4/27/2010 | Indian
    The Pakistan Navy has rebuked reports that it is acquiring an over 30-year old guided missile frigate from the United States for a whopping 64.77 million dollars, saying Pakistan would be getting the warship free of cost. A Pakistan Navy spokesman said that the transfer of USS McInerney, a Oliver Perry class frigate, is being done under the Foreign Military Funding, according to which Pakistan would ‘not have to pay a single dollar for the frigate.’ The naval frigate will be handed over to Pakistan on August 31 following which it would be refurbished according to the Pakistan Navy’s requirements...
  • DSCA announces refurbishment of USS McInerney (FFG-8) before Transfer to Pakistan

    02/23/2010 9:22:51 PM PST · by ErnstStavroBlofeld · 288+ views
    Defense Professionals ^ | 2/23/2010 | Defense Professionals
    The Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA) notified US Congress on 18 February of a possible foreign military sale (FMS) to Pakistan for refurbishment of a Oliver Hazard Perry-class frigate for a total contract value of approximately $78 million (€57.47 million). As the DSCA announced, the Government of Pakistan has requested support for refurbishment of USS McInerney (FFG-8), the second ship of the Oliver Hazard Perry-class of US guided-missile frigates, being provided as excess defence articles (EDA). The contract will include onboard spares, spare and repairs parts, support equipment, publications and technical data and related government and contractor services and support....