Eleven companies have been awarded positions on a potential five-year, $400 million contract to help build new aerospace systems at a NASA research facility in Virginia.
NASA said Thursday contractors will compete to perform technology basic and applied research, development, analysis, integration and demonstration services for Langley Research Center.
Work under the multiple-award contract is slated to begin Nov. 1 and the agency divided work into five research tracks.
The awardees in NASA’s Basic and Applied Aerospace Technology R&D program are:
- Alliant Techsystems Operations
- Analytical Services & Materials
- Aurora Flight Sciences
- Boeing (NYSE: BA)
- Engility (NYSE: EGL)
- Honeywell (NYSE: HON)
- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT)
- Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC)
- Rockwell Collins (NYSE: COL)
- Saab Sensis