According to the Department of Defense, “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is being awarded a $45, 779, 349 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of two cargo unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and pre-deployment readiness activities in support of cargo UAS services in Afghanistan. In addition, this contract provides for required modifications of the UAS’s. Work will be performed in Owego, N.Y. (90 percent), and Bloomfield, Conn. (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in August 2011. This contract was competitively procured via an electronic request for proposals, with two offers received. Contract funds in the amount of $45, 779, 349 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-11-C-0013).
“Lockheed Martin was awarded an $8, 806, 988 contract modification which will incorporate the dual operations capability into the existing engineering, manufacturing and development contract for the space-based infrared system high component. At this time, $8, 806, 988 has been obligated. SMC/ISK, El Segundo, Calif., is the contracting activity (F04701-95-C-0017; P00659).”