DRS Wins $248M Contract for Army Electrical, Mechanical Install Kits

The U.S. Army has awarded DRS Tactical Systems a $248,260,000 firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to procure installation kits for electrical and mechanical interfaces between the Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below systems and the vehicle platform. Work has an estimated completion date of Sept. 22, 2014. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground,...

Raytheon to Design Missile Defense Kit for Army

The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $19,501,469 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide the integrated air and missile defense plug and flight A-kit design definition. Work will be performed in Huntsville, Ala., with an estimated completion date of Jan. 31, 2012. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity. LinkedInTweet+1E-mail

Boeing to Provide Unmanned Vehicle Lead Items to Army

The U.S. Army has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a $17,216,071 cost-no-fee contract for two sets of small, unmanned ground vehicle long lead items. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and Bedford, Mass., and is expected to be completed Dec. 31, 2011. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity. LinkedInTweet+1E-mail

Boeing Wins $181M Army Contract to Support Unmanned Vehicle, Tactical Network System

The U.S. Army has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) an $181,663,400 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide system engineering support and field service representatives. The contract supports the early-infantry brigade combat team low rate initial production. Work has an estimated completion date of Dec. 31, 2013. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Mich., is the contracting activity. LinkedInTweet+1E-mail

Lockheed to Provide Target Acquisition Sensors to Saudi Arabia for Apache Helicopters

The U.S. Army has awarded Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) missiles and fire control business a $15,276,943 firm-fixed-price contract modification. The company will provide AH-64D Apache modernized target acquisition designation sights and pilot’s night vision sensor-visible near infrared sights for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Work will be performed in Orlando, Fla., with an estimated completion...

Raytheon Joint Venture Wins $34M Army Engineering Services Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded Thayles Raytheon Systems Co., an equally owned joint venture between Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN) and Thales S.A., a $34,296,690 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. The award has a fiscal year 2010 Sentinel engineering services contract base year and four option years. There is a total of 290,200 man hours. One bid was solicited with one bid received. Work will be performed Fullerton,...

Army Awards DRS, L-3 $953M in Rifle Laser Contracts

The U.S. Army has awarded DRS RSTA, Inc., Melbourne, Fla., and L-3 Insight Technology, Inc., Londonderry, N.H.,  firm-fixed-price contracts worth a combined $953,093,229 for small tactical optical rifle mounted micro-laser range finders. Each company will provide between 150 and 32,000 range finders. DRS’ contract is for $514,278,650 and L-3’s contract is for $438,814,579. Bids were...

General Dynamics Wins $286M Army Rocket Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products (NYSE: GD), Williston, Vt., a $285,970,132 cost-plus contract for the fiscal 2011 option exercise for the production of the Hydra-70, 2.75 inch rockets. One bid was solicited with one bid received. Work will be performed in Burlington, Vt., and Camden, Ariz., with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, 2015.  The U.S. Army...

ITT Corp. Wins $9.5M Army Contract for Chemical Smoke Research and Development

The U.S. Army has awarded ITT Corp. (NYSE: ITT), Alexandria, Va., a $9,548,273 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to model, simulate and analyze chemical biological smoke and obscurants. The bid was solicited through a broad agency announcement with one bid received. Work will be performed in Alexandria, Va., with an estimated completion date of Dec. 8, 2015. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving...

Lockheed Wins $438M Army Missile Contract

The U.S. Army has awarded Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control (NYSE: LMT), Grand Prairie, Texas, a $438,206,796 contract.  Lockheed will provide 767 guided multiple launch rocket system full rate production VI unitary pods 508 reduced range practice rockets integrated logistics support download/demate One bid was solicited with one bid received. Work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas;...