Booz Allen to Perform R&D for Mexican Anti-Drug War, Homeland Defense Efforts

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) an $8, 904, 942 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery requirements contract.

The company will research and develop joint operations between the U.S. Northern Command and the Mexican military.

Booz Allen will provide reports for engagement approach, joint technology and knowledge management.

A Pentagon report says the drug war in Mexico poses a significant threat to U.S. security. NORTHCOM provides assistance in capacity building, security cooperation and homeland defense.

Offutt Air Force Base, Neb., is the contracting activity.

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