US Challenged Over $350M Navy Contract Award

Law360, New York (March 2, 2011, 10:28 PM EST) -- Defense Technology Inc. is protesting the U.S. Navy's decision to cancel its request for proposals and give Russian government-owned Rosoboronexport State Corp. a $380 million contract to provide helicopters for the Afghan air force.

The military supplier said it would have received the contract if the federal government had acted in a fair and legal manner, according to an amended complaint filed Wednesday in the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. The initial complaint was filed under seal on Feb. 23.

DTI claims it was denied the...
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