ATK receives ammunition contracts from MENA region

US aerospace, defence and security company ATK has received awards totalling $13.4m (£8.1m) in new 25mm tactical ammunition contracts, from a mix of allies in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Delivery of the NATO-certified 25mm M792 rounds is set to begin in March 2012, with production taking place in the company’s facilities in Radford and Rocket Center, Virginia.