USAF Awards Raytheon $75M Small Diameter Bomb Tech Support IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a potential seven-year, $75 million contract to provide technical support services for a bomb technology designed to help fighter pilots destroy moving targets.

Raytheon’s missile systems unit will perform lifecycle technical support under the engineering, manufacturing development, production and sustainment phases of the Small Diameter Bomb II program, the Defense Department said Friday.

Work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will occur at a company facility in Tucson, Arizona, and is scheduled to finish July 25, 2024.

USAF and Raytheon completed a series of wind-tunnel tests on SDB II last month.

You may also be interested in...

U.S. Air Force

Air Force Picks Nine Awardees for Potential $400M Skyborg UAV Prototyping Support IDIQ

Nine entities have won spots on a potential $400M contract to develop autonomous elements and support prototyping of the U.S. Air Force's Skyborg unmanned aircraft for experimental purposes.

US Army Humvee

AM General Secures $458M in Army Humvee Component Supply Contracts

AM General has landed a pair of potential five-year contracts worth $458M combined from the Defense Logistics Agency to supply parts for the U.S. Army's High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles.