The DSCA Agency notified Congress of a possible Foreign Military Sale to
Switzerland of F/A-18 Hornet Upgrade 21 Program equipment as well as
The government of Switzerland tries to purchase equipment to enhance Swiss
F/A-18s Survivability, Communications and to extend the useful life of these
aircraft. The total value of this contract, if all options are exercised, could
be as high as $110 million.
This FMS is a new phase of the Upgrade 21 Program and will include continued
procurement of 34 Fleet Retrofit Kits. Switzerland will receive 6 AN/APX-111
Combined Interrogator Transponders, 6 Tactical Aircraft Moving Map Capability
Systems, 5 Multi-functional Information Distribution Systems (Link-16), 68 JHMCS,
36 Enhanced Interference Blanking Systems and 31 Digital Communications to
Support, test equipment, services and other related issues are also included in
This sale requires the US Congress approval to be concluded.
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