P527 ORACLE 527 Mon12 Oct C4 1750:10   ROYAL ORDNANCE IN  $40m WEAPONS ORDERS Royal Ordnance,part of British Aero- space, has won two weapons orders worth $40m. The US government ordered a further 26 105mm light guns for $25m while a $15m contract has been placed to supply the L7 gun for a Far East order. Plessfy has won a major £6.4m contract from China for System X, the digital telephone exchange. The UK telecom group will supply 26 exchanges with a capacity of 24,000 lines. City headlines 500 Newsfile 520 LITTLEWOODS SUPERSAVERS! 185/6 Next Story Units Your Money Time Off