Air Force Awards 9 Spots on $800M Advisory Services IDIQ

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Nine companies have won positions $800 million contract to jointly advise and assist the U.S. Strategic Command in the organization’s mission areas. Awardees will perform work at Offutt Air Force Base inNebraska through Nov. 30, 2019 under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, the Defense Department said Thursday. The Air Force received 11 offers for the Systems and Mission...

Joe Serra: Lockheed to Extend AF Guided Bomb Kits Production

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Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has been awarded a $40.3 million follow-on contract to continue producing laser-guided munition systems for the U.S. Air Force. The company expects to start delivery of additional Paveway II Plus bomb kits to the military branch in June 2015, Lockheed said Tuesday. Joe Serra, precision guided systems manager at Lockheed Martin’s missiles and fire control business,...

Raytheon to Build Griffin Missiles for US Air Force

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Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has been contracted to build Griffin missiles and provide related support services to the U.S. Air Force under a project worth nearly $85.5 million. The company is set to complete the delivery of Griffin A and B Block II/III missiles and test equipment to the Air Force by Oct. 30, 2017, Raytheon said Friday. The Griffin multiplatform weapon works to engage targets through GPS...

Booz Allen Arm to Help Air Force Wing Develop, Test C4ISR Tools; Lee Wilbur Comments

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A Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) subsidiary has won a $53 million contract to provide systems engineering services in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s C4ISR development and maintenance work at a Florida-based test and evaluation center. Booz Allen Hamilton Engineering Services LLC will deliver technical, engineering and research management support to the 96th Test Wing at Eglin Air Force...

Raytheon to Help Maintain Air Force ISR Ground Systems, Distribute Data; Todd Probert Comments

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Todd Probert Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $174.5 million contract to support the U.S. Air Force‘s intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and distributed command ground system operations. The company will work with the service to process and distribute ISR data to ground troops under the follow-on contract, Raytheon said Tuesday. “Our contractor field service representatives...

Vectrus Wins $411M to Help Maintain US Air Force Base in Greenland

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A Denmark-based company owned by Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has won a potential $411 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to provide maintenance services at Thule Air Base in northern Greenland. USAF is obligating $505,789 at the time of award from operations and maintenance funds in fiscal 2015, the Defense Department said Friday. Vectrus’ Danish business will perform work in areas such as civil...

Kay Sears: Intelsat to Help AF Evaluate Feasibility of Public-Private Satellite C2 System

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The U.S. Air Force has awarded Intelsat General a contract to perform a feasibility study to determine if commercial infrastructure can be used to manage a range of military and civil satellites. Intelsat said Wednesday the AF Satellite Control Network Commercial Provisioning research’s goal is to help the service develop a plan to leverage commercial tracking, telemetry and command systems for...

DynCorp Extends Mgmt Work for AF’s War Reserve Materiel Assets

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DynCorp International has received $80.3 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to continue managing the branch’s war reserve materiel assets in the Middle East and U.S. This new award covers the sixth option year under a contract first awarded to DynCorp in 2008, which is worth up to $540.7 million and includes eight one-year options, the company said Thursday. DynCorp will...

Raytheon to Produce 3D Long-Range Radars for Air Force

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U.S. Air Force image Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a potential $71.8 million contract to engineer, manufacture and develop the U.S. Air Force‘s three-dimensional expeditionary long-range radar systems. The 3DELRR EMD contract has a $19,502,764 base value and calls for the company to deliver up to six radar platforms, as well as product support to the military branch, the Defense Department said...

IAI, Invertix, Radiance Selected for $960M AF Intell Exploitation IDIQ

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Integrity Applications Inc., Radiance Technologies and Altamira‘s subsidiary Invertix have been awarded prime positions on a potential eight-year, $960 million contract to support the U.S. Air Force‘s aerospace intelligence activities. The companies will compete for task orders to research and develop geospatial intelligence and non-nuclear measurement and signature intelligence tools...