Pratt & Whitney Awarded $522M Contract Modification for F-35 Propulsion Tech Logistics Support

Jeff Brody

United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) subsidiary Pratt & Whitney has received a one-year, $521.9M  modification to a logistics sustainment contract for the F-35 propulsion system.

Pratt & Whitney will continue to support F135 engines for the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps and Air Force as well as non-Department of Defense and foreign military sales customers, DoD said Wednesday.

Locations of work include Eglin AF Base in Florida, Edwards AFB in California, Hill AFB in Utah and Luke AFB in Arizona.

Naval Air Systems Command is the contracting activity and will initially obligate $72.2M from USAF fiscal 2020 USAF operation and maintenance funds.

You may also be interested in...

research and development

$105M DOE R&D Funding Opportunity Opens for Small Businesses

The Department of Energy plans to award $105M in total research and development grants for the second phase of its fiscal 2021 Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer initiatives.

Kevin Kelly advisory board member Enlightenment Capital

Former CACI Exec Kevin Kelly Joins Enlightenment Capital Advisory Board

Kevin Kelly, former president of the national security and innovative solutions sector at CACI International (NYSE: CACI), has been named an advisory board member at investment firm Enlightenment Capital. He brings more than 25 years of government services industry experience to the board and will support Enlightenment's portfolio companies in national security business growth efforts, the company said Monday.