Boeing Wins $135M to Develop Infrared Detection, Targeting System for Radar-Denied Aircraft

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) a $135 million contract to develop a long-wave infrared detection system that targets airborne vehicles in a radar-denied environment. The company will also engineer and manufacture the F/A-18E/F infrared search and track system on the cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price contract. The contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1. Contract...

SAIC Awarded $25M on $250M IDIQ for Defense Logistic Agencies Services

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) has won a modification exercising a $25 million sixth option-year on a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, prime vendor contract with the Defense Logistics Agency.  The company can provide maintenance, repair and operations for the U.S. Army, U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force, U.S. Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies in the northwest U.S. on the contract. The...

AMERICAN SYSTEMS CEO Bill Hoover to Co-Host Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund Fundraiser

Bill Hoover, President and CEO of AMERICAN SYSTEMS, is co-hosting a fundraiser Sept. 8, 2011 with the Tavern at Great Falls in Great Falls, Va. for the Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund. Hoover, a veteran officer of the U.S. Navy, spoke with GovCon Executive about his involvement with the fund and his personal connection to the cause it supports. The interview can be accessed here. LinkedInTweet+1E-mail

Harris to Provide Digital Map Computers for Navy, Kuwait on IDIQ Modification

Harris Corp.’s (NYSE: HRS) government communications systems division will produce and support 125 digital map computers for the U.S. Navy and the governments of Kuwait, Malaysia and Finland. Harris will also provide 49 digital video map computers for the Navy and 43 extension housings for Kuwait and nine extension housings for Malaysia in support of multiple aircraft platforms. The company...

Lockheed to Provide Navy with Submarine Imaging Systems

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) maritime systems and sensors business unit will provide the U.S Navy with eight integrated submarine imaging systems on a $14.5 million contract modification. The systems provide visual and electronic search, digital image management, and platform architecture interface capabilities for Navy submarines. The company will deliver five systems for Virginia-class submarines...

Lockheed to Engineer Design Modifications, Upgrades to Naval Combat System

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) mission systems and sensors business has won a U.S. Navy contract modification to provide engineering services in support of integrated warfare systems. The company will maintain and modify the DDG52-class combat system design on the $6,986,478 option. Required DDG52 services include: program management and operation support ship design integration fleet lifecycle...

Northrop Grumman Wins $47.5M Navy Contract for Advanced Hawkeye Maintenance and Repair

The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a $47,587,946 contract modification to maintain and repair supply assets for E-2D advanced Hawkeye unique components. The company will also support of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye System development and demonstration Program. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is...

$497M IDIQ Announced for Navy Medicine R&D; SAIC, GDIT, Booz Allen Win Spots

The U.S. Army has announced a $497 million Omnibus III indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support U.S. Navy medicine research and development programs. The following firms were awarded positions on the award: General Dynamics‘ IT business unit, GDIT (NYSE: GD) Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) Contract work will support the...

CACI to Provide Ship Self Defense Engineering on $50M Modification

The U.S. Navy has awarded CACI Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: CACI) a contract modification for systems engineering services in support of integrated ship self defense. An exercised option brings the cumulative value of the modification to $48,325,119. The company will provide professional engineering, software, logistics services, fleet modernization, internal communication and combat system switchboard...

Boieng to Support Emerging Navy Aircraft Squadrons

The U.S. Navy has awarded Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) a $9,340,141 firm-fixed-price delivery order for organizational level peculiar support equipment. The company will support emerging F/A-18E/F aircraft squadron stand-ups for VFA-25, VFA-146, VFA-192, and VFA-151. Contract funds in the amount of $9,340,141 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Work will be performed in St. Louis, Mo., and...