According to the Department of Defense, “CACI (NYSE: CACI) is being awarded a $5, 772, 842 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00421-06-C-0074) to exercise an option for services and supplies in support of the design, development, prototyping, modification, integration test and evaluation, installation, fielding, certification, maintenance, life cycle and logistics support of command, control, communication, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance electronic systems. Work will be performed in Lexington Park, Md. (80 percent), and St. Inigoes, Md. (20 percent), and is expected to be completed in May 2011. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.”
The Defense Logistics Agency has selected U.K.-based protective equipment supplier Avon Rubber for a potential $333M framework contract to provide body armor plates from its recently acquired business, Ceradyne.
Boeing (NYSE: BA), Textron’s (NYSE: TXT) Bell subsidiary and other aerospace defense manufacturers have increased cleaning efforts and implemented telework capabilities, social distancing and other measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus and maintain operations, FlightGlobal reported Friday. Other companies that have initiated similar efforts are Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), Sikorsky and AeroVironment.