Home / Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

CACI to Help Integrate, Deploy Air Force Facilities Mgmt Platform; Ken Asbury Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 25, 2017 — CACI International (NYSE: CACI) will perform integration, sustainment and deployment services in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s facilities management platform under a $28.7 million task order, ExecutiveBiz reported Sept. 18. The company said Sept. 18 the 19-month task order awarded through the General Services Administration‘s Alliant procurement vehicle …

Read More »

USAF Selects S&K Aerospace for $559M Saudi F-15 Aircraft Program Support

S&K Aerospace has won a potential $559 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to support an F-15 fighter aircraft program of Saudi Arabia’s air force. The Defense Department said Friday the company will provide logistics support and deliver consumables for multiple F-15 variants as well as operate and maintain print …

Read More »

CAE USA to Provide KC-135 Training System Support Under Air Force Contract Modification

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 22, 2017 — CAE‘s (NYSE: CAE) U.S. business will provide support for the U.S. Air Force‘s KC-135 aircrew training systems at several facilities after the service branch exercised a $45.4 million option on a previously awarded contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the award covers system …

Read More »

Dell EMC-General Dynamics-Microsoft Team Lands $1B USAF Cloud Hosted Enterprise Contract; Steve Harris Comments

A team composed of Dell EMC, Microsoft (NYSE: MSFT) and General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has received a potential five year, $1 billion contract to build a cloud-based collaboration and unified communications platform for the U.S. Air Force. The General Services Administration’s Federal Acquisition Service awarded the contract as part of …

Read More »

Heather Wilson: Air Force to Keep an Eye on Northrop-Orbital ATK Merger Plan

Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson has said she has no concerns on Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) proposal to acquire Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) and that the service branch intends to monitor the transaction’s progress, Defense News reported Tuesday. “Obviously, we watch these things and make sure that no matter [what] happens …

Read More »

SOSi Lands Task Order for Continued Training Support to US Airmen in Africa

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 19, 2017 — SOS International will continue its support for U.S. Air Force field and live-fly training in Africa under a task order through the U.S. Air Forces in Europe – Air Forces Africa Advisory and Assistance III contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the task order covers …

Read More »

SPA Adds Retired Air Force General to Board of Directors; William Vantine Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 15, 2017 — Systems Planning and Analysis has added the 40-year U.S. Air Force veteran and owner of management consulting services company RK Solution Enterprises to the board of directors, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Ronald Keys, a retired Air Force general, has served as commander of Air Combat Command and air …

Read More »

L3 Buys Doss Aviation in Military Flight Training Push

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has purchased Colorado Springs, Colorado-based initial flight training company Doss Aviation for an undisclosed amount in a strategy to expand presence in the military pilot training market. New York City-based L3 said Thursday will integrate Doss Aviation into its electronic systems business segment and run the company …

Read More »

Boeing Lands $600M Contract Modification for Future Air Force One Preliminary Design Work

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential $599.9 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to conduct preliminary design activities to convert a pair of 747-8 aircraft into presidential planes. The modification covers the initial design of the future Air Force One fleet that includes the integration of a mission communication platform, self-defense …

Read More »

Engility to Develop Modeling Tools to Support Air Force Munitions Test

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 12, 2017 — Engility (NYSE: EGL) will provide multispectral and multimodal phenomenology modeling tools in support of research and development activities for a U.S. Air Force weapon systems testing program under a $49 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the contract covers support for the Kinetic Kill …

Read More »