According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 (NYSE: LLL) is being awarded a $24, 643, 046 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N00019-09-D-0018) for services in support of the commercial air services (CAS) program, which provides contractor-owned and -operated aircraft to Navy fleet customers and other Department of Defense agencies for tanking of Navy and other government agencies, in support of Foreign Military Sales cases, government contractors, and other CAS aircraft capable of a wide variety of airborne threat simulation capabilities to train shipboard and aircraft squadron weapon systems operators and aircrew how to counter potential enemy electronic warfare and electronic attack operations in today’s electronic combat environment. Work will be performed in various locations throughout the United States (East Coast, 45 percent; West Coast, 35 percent), and outside the continental United States (20 percent). Work is expected to be completed in October 2011. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
“Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is being awarded a $6, 838, 774 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N68335-07-G-0001) for the repair and upgrade of the AN/AAS-52 turreted system for image intensified sensors and eye safe laser range finders for the special projects aircraft. Order provides for new system development, product improvement, sustainment, and repair services for the electro-optical systems. Work will be performed in McKinney, Texas, and is expected to be completed in October 2015. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity.”