According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) is being awarded a $17, 503, 618 firm-fixed-price contract to incorporate the purchase of deployment space aircraft parts required to support the deployment of C-27J aircraft to Afghanistan by issuing a delivery order against the subject contract. The location of the performance is Greenville, Texas. ASC/WLNJ, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-07-D-0099-0042).”
The Air Force has issued a presolicitation notice to seek information on a new aircraft to replace its fleet of legacy E-4B National Airborne Operations Center planes. A notice posted Wednesday on beta SAM website says the proposed Survivable Airborne Operations Center Weapon System aircraft will be a key National Military Command System component in support of the president, defense secretary and the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
The U.S. Navy has awarded four companies a $92M modification that increases the potential value of an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for global contingency construction services to $1.24B. AECOM's (NYSE: ACM) URS subsidiary, Jacobs Engineering Group's (NYSE: JEC) CH2M business, KBR (NYSE: KBR) and Environmental Chemical Corp. hold positions on the IDIQ.