Tag Archives: Defense Department

Parsons’ Advanced Geophysical Classification Systems Granted DoD Accreditation; Carey Smith Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 17, 2017 — Parsons has secured certification under the Defense Department‘s Advanced Geophysical Classification Accreditation Program for its geophysical classification quality and technical management platforms, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the American Association for Laboratory Accreditation assessed the advanced geophysical classification systems that work to distinguish potentially hazardous munitions from non-hazardous scrap …

Read More »

Navy Awards Northrop Potential $812M LCS Gun Mission Module Production Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has been awarded a potential $812 million contract by the U.S. Navy to manufacture gun mission modules for the service branch’s Littoral Combat Ships. The company will also support basic outfitting assembly installation, engineering, sustainment and interim depot-level maintenance of LCS gun mission modules, the Defense Department said …

Read More »

Boeing to Support Air Force F-15 Supply Chain Under $371M Contract Modification

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential $371.2 million contract modification from the Defense Logistics Agency to provide performance-based supply chain support for the U.S. Air Force‘s F-15 aircraft fleet. The Defense Department said Wednesday the sole-source contract contains a five-year base period that will run through March 14, 2022, and one five-year unpriced …

Read More »

Lockheed Secures Potential $347M Contract to Continue Support for DoD Cybercrime Center

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential five-year, $347 million contract from the General Services Administration to provide a range of technical, functional and managerial support services at the Defense Department‘s cybercrime center. The contract covers Defense Cyber Crime Center services such as leadership and staffing for the DoD Collaborative Information Sharing Environment, Defense Computer …

Read More »

Boeing Gets $3.3B FMS Contract Modification to Build Apache Helicopters, Crew Trainers for Saudi Arabia

The U.S. Army has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a five-year, $3.28 billion contract modification to produce lots 7 to 11 of AH-64E Apache attack helicopters for Saudi Arabia as part of a foreign military sales deal. The Defense Department said Wednesday the company will also provide remanufactured and new build AH-64Es and Longbow crew trainers; peculiar …

Read More »

Lockheed to Continue Aegis Implementation Studies Under $80M Navy Contract Modification

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $80.5 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to continue to conduct additional implementation studies for the Aegis ballistic missile defense system. The Defense Department said Wednesday the studies will be used to support future shipbuilding programs of foreign military sales clients that …

Read More »

Retired Navy Vice Adm. Mike LeFever Joins Iomaxis as COO; Brad Buhr Comments

Mike LeFever, a retired U.S. Navy vice admiral and co-founder of Invictus Advisors, has joined Iomaxis as chief operating officer of the Fredericksburg, Virginia-based technology and engineering services contractor. Iomaxis said Tuesday LeFever will help scale the company’ national footprint and operational capacities in line with expansion efforts in the commercial and federal markets. “His tremendous …

Read More »

SpaceX Wins Potential $97M GPS III Satellite Launch Service Contract

SpaceX has won a potential two-year, $96.5 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to help the service branch send a GPS III satellite into orbit. The Defense Department said Tuesday that SpaceX will conduct satellite launch vehicle production, launch operations, mission integration, mission and spaceflight worthiness efforts under the firm-fixed-price contract. DoD noted …

Read More »

Jacobs Gets Potential $205M IT Support Task Order From Air Force; Darren Kraabel Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will provide weapons and computer systems information technology services to support the operations of the U.S. Air Force‘s 53rd Wing under a potential $204.9 million task order. The company said Tuesday the task order covers work at the Eglin, Nellis, Creech, Tyndall and Lackland Air Force bases as …

Read More »

Booz Allen Wins Potential $87M IDIQ for Naval Aviation Enterprise Support Services

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has secured a potential five-year, $87.2 million contract from the U.S. Navy for analytical, managerial and technical services. The Defense Department said Monday the company will support the Naval Aviation Enterprise’s efforts to sustain readiness and warfighting systems under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, level-of-effort contract. DoD noted that the Naval Air Systems Command will …

Read More »