ATK receives further orders for medium-calibre cannons

Aerospace and defence supplier ATK has announced a total of $33.5m (£20.6m) in new medium-calibre cannon orders, to be manufactured at ATK’s facility in Mesa, Arizona.

The contracts, from a mix of European and Middle East/North Africa (MENA)-region customers, will expand ATK’s production of its battle-proven M242 and Mk44 Bushmaster Chain Guns in support of allied forces worldwide.