Tag Archives: Defense Department

Boeing Lands $89M Navy Contract Modification for F/A-18, EA-18G Maintenance, Sustainment Services

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received an $89.2 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide additional depot-level maintenance support and sustainment services for the service branch’s F/A-18 and EA-18G aircraft units. The Defense Department said Friday that the company will perform high flight hour and recurring inspections, additional modifications and liaison engineering …

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Northrop to Provide Airborne Comms Payload for Air Force Global Hawk RPAs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 5, 2017 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will supply Battlefield Airborne Communications Node units to update the U.S. Air Force‘s EQ-4B Global Hawk remotely piloted aircraft under a $39.9 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will install the BACN payloads onto the Global Hawk …

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Peter Sherlock Promoted to Mitre COO; Jason Providakes Comments

Peter Sherlock, formerly Mitre senior vice president for the Center for National Security Programs and Technology, has been promoted to chief operating officer at the nonprofit research company. Mitre said Wednesday he will oversee finance, human resources, information technology, security, strategy and business analytics functions in his new position. “Pete’s experience in a variety …

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Boeing Lands $143M Saudi Arabia AH-64E Helicopter Contract Modification

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a five-year, $143.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to modify Saudi Arabia’s AH-64E Apache attack helicopters as part of a foreign military sales deal. The Defense Department said Wednesday that Boeing will implement a directed change for 24 Apaches of the Saudi Arabian national guard II and III. …

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KBR Wins Potential $515M Navy Support Facility Operations Contract

KBR (NYSE: KBR) has won a potential eight-year, $514.9 million contract to help the U.S. Navy operate a military base on the island of Diego Garcia in the British Indian Ocean Territory. The Defense Department said Tuesday that KBR will provide general management and administration, command and staff, environmental, public safety, air and …

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Jacobs Secures Potential $89M Transcom IT Support Contract; Terry Hagen Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will provide cybersecurity and other information technology support services to the U.S. Transportation Command and the U.S. Army‘s Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command under a potential $89 million contract. The company said Tuesday the TCJ6 Information Technology Service Management Enterprise Support contract covers network operations and maintenance, IT planning, …

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Raytheon to Continue Air, Missile Defense Radar Production Under $327M Navy Contract Modification

The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) a $327.1 million modification to exercise options under a previously awarded contract for low-rate initial production of air and missile defense radars. Raytheon will also provide non-recurring engineering support services for the first three air and missile defense radars under the modification, the Defense Department said …

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GE Lands Potential $907M Navy Contract to Repair F/A-18, EA-18G Engine Components

General Electric (NYSE: GE) has received a potential four-year, $907 million contract to provide repair, replacement and program support services for engine components of the U.S. Navy‘s F/A-18 E, F and EA-18G planes. The Defense Department said Friday the performance-based contract has a three-year base period worth $670.7 million and one option year. The Navy obligated $89.6 …

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Lockheed Receives $1.4B Contract for Lot 12 F-35 Long Lead Parts

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a $1.38 billion contract to fund the procurement of long lead parts and components for the 12th batch of F-35 aircraft. The Defense Department said Friday the materials are needed for the manufacture of 130 lot 12 F-35s in support of U.S Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy, non-DoD …

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Former DoD Legal Chief Jennifer O’Connor Appointed Northrop Mission Systems Sector Counsel

Jennifer O’Connor, former general counsel at the Defense Department, has joined Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) as vice president, associate general counsel and sector counsel for the company’s mission systems sector. Northrop said Friday she will succeed the retiring James Stephenson and report to Sheila Cheston, corporate vice president and general counsel. In her …

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