Tag Archives: Air Force

News- Boeing Laser System Shoots Down UAV

Boeing announced today the successful use of a laser system in shooting down an unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) in a test environment. The US Air Force sponsored the testing, which took place in California, and the system was developed by Boeing Directed Energy Systems. The laser system, known as the …

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Contract Award – BAE Systems – $20 Million – Air Force

The US Air Force has awarded BAE Systems a contract to support efforts to monitory nuclear treaty compliance. The contract is worth up to $20 million if all the options are used. BAE Systems will provide research, program management and engineering services to the Air Force Technical Applications Center, located …

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Executive Move- David Toomey Appointed SVP Cyber Operations at QinetiQ

QinetiQ North America announced that David F. Toomey, former Commander of the Air Force Information Operations Center, will be the Senior Vice President of Cyber Operations. The Cyber Operations section, in the Mission Solutions Group, seeks to provide top-flight cyber security solutions and training. Steve Cambone, President of QinetiQ’s North …

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CACI awarded $19.7 million contract modification

Earlier today, it was announced that CACI International, Inc. has been awarded a contract modification worth $19.7 million to support the different arms of the U.S. military. The modification requires CACI to provide technical support, engineering services and supplies to the Special Communications Requirements Division of the Naval Air Warfare …

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Navy and Air Force contract Northrop Grumman

Northrop Grumman has announced the awarding of two separate contracts, both in service of the U.S. military. One was awarded to the company’s shipbuilding unit, Amsec LLC, and came from the Navy. The contract is worth $455 million, and calls for Amsec to provide hull, mechanical, electrical and electronic system …

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BAE and DRS Secure $1.9 Billion Contracts with Army

BAE Systems and DRS Technologies were awarded a contracts with a ceiling of $1.9 billion by the Army. The contract requires the vendors to deliver infrared vision enhancers (DVEs) for tactical vehicles. The Army Communications and Electronics Command awarded the contracts on behalf of the Navy, Marine Corps, Army, Air …

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Boeing to Compete for $34 Billion Air Force Contract

Chicago-based Boeing has issued a competitive statement advertising its refueling tankers to the US Air Force. The bid was won last year by Northrop Grumman and the European Aeronautic Defense and Space Co. but bidding was later re-opened. The contract is worth $35 billion. Rick Lemaster, Boeing’s tanker program manager …

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Air Force contracts SRA for $19 million

Yesterday, SRA International announced a $19 million contract it has been awarded by the U.S. Air Force Deputy Chief Staff for Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance. The contract obligates SRA to develop a one-stop source that will provide planning, programming, and operational employment of Air Force reconnaissance equipment. The same goes …

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