Home / Contract Awards / Boeing Lands $479M F-15 Electronic Warfare System EMD Contract

Boeing Lands $479M F-15 Electronic Warfare System EMD Contract

F-15Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a four-year, $478.8 contract from the U.S. Air Force to engineer, manufacture and develop an electronic warfare system for the F-15 aircraft.

The Defense Department said Thursday the contract covers planning, design development, integration, testing and risk reduction activities for the F-15 Eagle Passive/Active Warning and Survivability System program.

Work will occur in St. Louis, Missouri through Aug. 31, 2020.

The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center will obligate $78.2 million in fiscal 2016 research, development, test and evaluation funds at the time of award.

Boeing was chosen by the Air Force to serve as prime contractor on the $4 billion EPAWSS program in October last year and subcontracted BAE Systems to help update the current Tactical Electronic Warfare System on the military branch’s F-15s under the program.

Check Also

AECOM JV Wins $95M NAVFAC Architectural, Engineering Contract

A joint venture comprised of AECOM (NYSE: ACM), Baker and Cardno has won a potential five-year, $95M contract from Naval Facilities Engineering Command Atlantic to help plan multiple projects on the East Coast and international locations.

John Heller

John Heller: PAE to Provide Aircraft Maintenance Support at Eglin AF Base

PAE will help the U.S. Air Force's 96th Test Wing maintain aircraft and equipment at Eglin AF Base in Florida under a contract worth potentially $158M over seven and a half years. “PAE employs top aviation industry professionals who will lend their expertise to a full range of maintenance capabilities at Eglin,” said John Heller, president and CEO of PAE and a 2020 Wash100 awardee.