TOW 2A, Radio Frequency (RF) Missiles (BGM-71-4B-RF) approved for Morocco

///TOW 2A, Radio Frequency (RF) Missiles (BGM-71-4B-RF) approved for Morocco

The Government of the Kingdom of Morocco has requested the possible sale of 2,401 TOW 2A Radio Frequency (RF) missiles (BGM-71-4B-RF) with 28 TOW 2A Radio Frequency (RF) (BGM-71-4B-RF) ‘Fly-to-Buy’ missiles for lot acceptance testing.  The potential sale will also include 400 M220A2 TOW launcher units and/or 400 M41 Improved Target Acquisition System (ITAS) launchers.  Missile support and government-furnished equipment; technical manuals/publications, spare parts, tool and test equipment, training, US Government technical and logistical support, contractor technical support and other associated equipment and services will be included.  The total estimated cost is $776 million.

This proposed sale will support the foreign policy and national security of the United States by helping to improve the security of a major Non-NATO ally that continues to be an important force for political stability and economic progress in North Africa. TOW 2A missiles and launchers will advance Morocco’s efforts to develop an integrated ground defense capability.