Home / Contract Awards / SOCOM Awards Boeing-Sikorsky JV Potential $1.1B Special Ops Helicopter Support IDIQ

SOCOM Awards Boeing-Sikorsky JV Potential $1.1B Special Ops Helicopter Support IDIQ

A joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has received a potential seven-year, $1.10B contract from the U.S. Special Operations Command to provide life cycle support for MH-6, MH-47 and MH-60 helicopters.

Boeing Sikorsky Aircraft Support will support program management, field service representatives, sustaining engineering, and spare and repair parts, the Department of Defense said Thursday.

SOCOM is scheduled to award a $32.8M initial task order on Jan. 1 and will use fiscal 2019 operations and maintenance funds to cover the obligated amount.

Majority of work under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will occur at Fort Campbell in Kentucky.

Check Also

Northrop Completes JPSS-2 Microwave Instrument Assembly; Bob Mehltretter Quoted

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has assembled a microwave instrument for the second Joint Polar Satellite System being built to support weather forecasting and climate monitoring efforts at the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. The company began testing JPSS-2's Advanced Technology Microwave Sounder to determine whether the technology can withstand environmental conditions during liftoff and in space, NASA said Thursday.

Former Kforce, SES Exec Patrick Sullivan Joins Aptive as Digital Services VP

Patrick Sullivan, formerly vice president of emerging technologies at SES, has joined consulting services provider Aptive Resources as VP of digital services, FedHealthIT reported Thursday.