KBR Books $140M in Navy Engineering, Prototyping Support Orders; Byron Bright Quoted

Byron Bright
Byron Bright

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 18, 2020 — KBR (NYSE: KBR) won a pair of five-year task orders worth $140M combined to engineer aircraft systems and prototype unmanned aviation technologies for the Naval Air Systems Command, ExecutiveBiz said May 4.

The company said May 4 it will support NAVAIR's F/A-18 and EA-18G program office in efforts to increase the reliability and extend the service life of both platforms under a $76.4M order.

The second order, valued at $63.6M, calls for the company to build and demonstrate unmanned aerial systems in realistic and representative mission environments.

Byron Bright, president of KBR’s government solutions business and a 2020 Wash100 winner, said the company aims to help advance the Navy's aircraft fleet.

The U.S. Air Force Installation Contracting Agency awarded the two orders via a recompete under the Department of Defense Information Analysis Center's multiple-award contract vehicle.

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