According to the Department of Defense, “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is being awarded a $21, 400, 000 contract modification for MC-130J increment three. The overall scope of this effort is to add the C-130J Block 7.0 upgrades and a special mission processor capability that include both developmental and integration of known/low risk improvements. The MC-130J unique increment three effort includes non-recurring engineering to develop one trial kit installation and developmental test of the increment three capability on one MC-130J increment two aircraft. The ASC/WLNNC, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8625-11-C-6597 PO0002).”
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.