US, DTI Split Ruling In Afghan Helicopter Fight

Law360, New York (May 23, 2011, 6:53 PM EDT) -- The U.S. government and Defense Technology Inc. each won partial judgments Friday in a lawsuit accusing the U.S. of improperly canceling a solicitation and awarding a $380 million contract for Afghan air force helicopters to a Russian government-owned company .

Judge George W. Miller granted the government's motion for judgment on the administrative record — except on arguments surrounding the sole-source solicitation that the Army Aviation and Missile Life Cycle Management Command issued with the intent of contracting with Rosoboronexport State Corp. for Mi-17 helicopters, on...
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