According to the Department of Defense, “Boeing (NYSE: BA) was awarded a contract modification not-to-exceed $15, 150, 000 for additional Massive Ordnance Penetrator Integration to include flight test support, three additional test assets, an alternative/modified fuse design and sixteen (16) fuses. At this time, $5, 984, 488 has been obligated. AAC/EBDK/EBDJ MOP Tiger Team at Eglin Air Force base, Fla. is the contracting activity. (FA8681-09-C-0280, P00016)”
Nadia Carlsten, former director of commercialization at the Department of Homeland Security and program manager of its cybersecurity division, has joined Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) as head of strategy and operations, G2Xchange ETC reported Monday.
Boeing (NYSE: BA) forecasts the aerospace and defense market to reach $8.7T and defense and space opportunities to hit $3.1T in the next 10 years as government agencies adopt new technologies, update military systems and expand maritime and space exploration.