Lockheed Martin has received a $7 million modification to Japan’s Aegis Modernization Lifetime Support efforts for Kongo and Atago class ships under the U.S. Foreign Military Sales Program. This modification includes options which if exercised would increase the cumulative value of the contract by $41 million. Lockheed Martin will provide planning, scheduling, and execution support for Japan Aegis Modernization to support Kongo and Atago class destroyers, which will be outfitted with ballistic missile defense capabilities. Lockheed will also prepare for and respond to price and availability requests, conduct studies, and support the U.S. Navy in development of a technology control plan to address product protection, computer program modifications, and future cooperative development between the U.S. and Japan. Work will be performed in Moorestown and should be finished by March 2010.
CAE's (NYSE: CAE) U.S. subsidiary has been awarded contract options of an undisclosed value to manufacture five more engine maintenance trainers for the U.S. Army's fleet of Abrams M1A2 main battle tanks.
Content management company SDL will supply the U.S. Air Force with a set of tools designed to generate, manage and deliver technical data under a signed enterprise agreement.