LinQuest Wins $562M Air Force Systems Engineering Support Contract

Los Angeles-based space systems technology provider LinQuest has won a potential seven-year, $562.3M contract from the U.S. Air Force for systems engineering, integration and test support services.

The service received two offers for the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract in support of the Space and Missile Systems Center’s military satellite communications systems directorate, the Department of Defense said Wednesday.

Work will occur in El Segundo, Calif., through December 2026 under the contract, which has a one-year base term worth $118.4M and six one-year options.

The Space and Missile Systems Center will obligate at the time of award $13.5M in fiscal 2019 research, development, test and evaluation funds; $3.4M in operations and maintenance funds for fiscal 2019; and $3.8M in fiscal 2017 procurement funds.

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