Tag Archives: Defense Department

Boeing to Update F/A-18, EA-18G Ancillary Hardware, Software Under $86M Navy Award

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received an $86.3 million contract modification to perform ancillary hardware and software upgrades to the F/A-18 and EA-18G aircraft of the U.S. Navy and six international government customers. The modification includes foreign military sales to Australia, Canada, Finland, Kuwait, Malaysia and Switzerland, the Defense Department said Wednesday. DoD added the Naval Air Warfare Center …

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DynCorp Wins $124M Contract for Logistics Support to Govt-Owned Transport Aircraft

DynCorp International has won a potential $124.5 contract from the U.S. Army to provide logistics support for government-owned, fixed-wing transport aircraft platforms. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will support C-12, C-26 and UC-35  fleets and provide limited services to T-6 military trainers under the firm-fixed-price contract. The Army received three bids via …

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Northrop to Provide Air Force AESA Radars, Support Services Under $244M Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a $243.9 million contract to supply 72 Active Electronically Scanned Array radars, spares and support services to the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will perform contract-related work in Linthicum Heights, Maryland, and is scheduled to finish Jan. 31, 2019. The Air Force Life Cycle …

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IAP Secures Spot in Potential $37B Army Contract Vehicle; Doug Kitani Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 31, 2017 — IAP Worldwide Services will work to provide technology platforms and services to Defense Department customers under the potential $37.4 billion Responsive Strategic Sourcing for Services contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Friday its position as a Phase 1 awardee in the U.S. Army contract …

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Raytheon Lands Navy Contract for Assembly, Tests of Airborne Mine Neutralization System

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 31, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will work on the assembly, fabrication and testing of airborne counter-mine systems under a potential $58.1 million contract from the U.S. Navy, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Friday the contract awarded to Raytheon’s integrated defense systems business also covers engineering …

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L3 Division Gets $83M Option in Navy TH-57 Fleet Services Contract

An L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) division has secured a one-year, $83.1 million contract modification for depot-level logistics and organizational services to the U.S. Navy‘s fleet of TH-57 Sea Ranger helicopters. The Defense Department said Tuesday the modification exercises an option for L3’s Vertex Aerospace business to the service branch maintain and perform support work …

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Philadelphia Gear Awarded $98M for Arleigh Burke-Class Destroyer Main Reduction Gears 

Philadelphia Gear has received a $98 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to deliver three shipsets of main reduction gears for Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyers. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract includes MRGs that will be installed in the DDG 125, DDG 126 and DDG 127 ships. MRG is a set of …

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Lockheed Martin to Integrate, Update Systems on SBIRS GEO-5, GEO-6 Satellites

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 30, 2017 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will integrate subsystems and update propulsion systems on the fifth and sixth Space Based Infrared System satellites under a $46 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The Defense Department said Thursday Lockheed’s space systems business will perform …

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Vectrus Lands $212M Army Contract Modification for Comms & Info Systems Support

Vectrus (NYSE: VEC) has secured a $212 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to support communications equipment and information systems of the Army Network Enterprise Technology Command and its subordinate units in the Southwest Asia theater of operations. The Defense Department said Friday the company will perform work in Afghanistan, …

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DoD Gets Access to Inmarsat Mobile Satcom Services Via COMSAT

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 26, 2017 — Inmarsat‘s Global Xpress and Broadband Global Area Network satellite services will be available to the Defense Department through value-added reseller COMSAT under a blanket purchase agreement, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. COMSAT will utilize the networks to support Internet Protocol-based mobile satellite communications for DoD users around the world, Inmarsat said …

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