Boeing Modification to Manage MDA Defense Weapon System Raises Contract Value to $697M

The U.S. Missile Defense Agency has awarded Boeing Company (NYSE: BA), Huntsville, Ala., a $36, 723, 335 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification, option exercise.

The exercise increases the total contract value to $697, 000, 221. The performance period is from Sept. 1, 2011 through Nov. 30, 2011.

Boeing will manage the ground-based midcourse defense weapon system. It provide system sustainment, training and operations support of the GMD mission assets.

The work will be performed in Fort Greely, Ala., and Colorado Springs, Colo. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The MDA, Huntsville, Ala., is the contracting activity.

You may also be interested in...

Lauren Knausenberger Deputy CIO US Air Force

USAF Deputy CIO Lauren Knausenberger to Join GovConWire’s Defense Digital Acquisition & Modernization Forum

Lauren Knausenberger, deputy chief information officer at the U.S. Air Force, will participate in a fireside chat during GovConWire’s Defense Digital Acquisition and Modernization Forum on Dec. 1. To register for the virtual event and know about other must-see opportunities, visit GovConWire’s Event Page.

Blake Nelson VP and GM Pragmatics

Former Accenture Exec Blake Nelson Named Pragmatics VP, General Manager

Blake Nelson, a more than two-decade industry veteran and former Accenture executive, has taken the role of vice president and general manager at Pragmatics, where he will collaborate with the company's technology solutions group and business development team to explore various customer delivery efforts such as DevSecOps adoption and big data analytics systems.