Tag Archives: Defense Department

Lockheed Awarded Potential $426M Contract for Aegis Combat System Support Work

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $426 million contract from the U.S. Navy to build and field the Aegis Weapon System and the integrated Aegis Combat System on three of the military branch’s Arleigh Burke-class destroyer ships. The Defense Department said Friday that Lockheed will provide follow-on support services  for USS …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Lands $400M Contract to Help Navy Repair Nuclear Subs, Training Ships

The U.S. Navy has awarded a five-year, $400 million contract to a General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) subsidiary to repair in-service nuclear-powered submarines, special mission submersibles, moored training ships and submarine support installations. General Dynamics Electric Boat will provide maintenance, overhaul, modernization,   technical engineering and nuclear-related touch labor support services under the …

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DynCorp to Continue Navy Trainer Aircraft Logistics, Maintenance Services Under $107M Modification

DynCorp International has been awarded a $107.2 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy to continue to provide trainer aircraft logistics support services for the Chief of Naval Air Training. The Defense Department said Friday the modification also covers organizational, intermediate and depot-level maintenance work on the Navy’s T-34, T-44 and T-6 aircraft platforms. Work will occur at …

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Navy Picks 7 Firms for Cyberspace Research, Tech Integration Support Contracts

Seven companies have won separate potential five-year contracts to provide technology integration, cyberspace science, research and engineering support to the U.S. Navy. Each of cost-reimbursement contracts have a base term of three years with an additional two-year option and the Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific received 13 proposals, the Defense …

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Austal USA Gets $249M Modification to Build Navy’s 11th & 12th Expeditionary Fast Transport Vessels

The U.S. Navy has awarded Austal USA a $248.9 million contract modification to definitize the procurement of long lead-time materials as well as to commence design and construction of the military branch’s 11th and 12th Expeditionary Fast Transport vessels. The EPF vessels will be built to transport personnel, supplies and equipment for the Navy, …

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Physical Optics to Supply Aircraft Data Transfer System Components Under $76M Navy Contract

Physical Optics Corp. has been awarded a potential five-year, $76 million contract by the U.S. Navy to provide data transfer system components for the UH-1Y, AH-1Z, MH-60R, MH-60S and H-53K aircraft platforms. The Defense Department said Thursday that POC will also deliver Advanced Data Transfer System components to Australia, Denmark and Saudi Arabia through the foreign military sales program. …

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CACI’s National Security Solutions Business Lands $77M Navy Satcom Support IDIQ

A CACI International (NYSE: CACI) subsidiary has won a potential four-year, $77 million contract to provide satellite communications, special operations communications systems and network support services for the U.S. Navy. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic in South Carolina awarded the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to CACI National Security Solutions through …

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Raytheon Receives $63M AESA Radar Tech Order for Navy Super Hornet, Growler Jets

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a $63 million order to produce and deliver 18 AN/APG-79 active electronically scanned array radars for the U.S. Navy ‘s F/A-18E/F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler jets. The Defense Department said Thursday that Raytheon will also supply two AN/APG-79 AESA radars to support AESA configuration D upgrade tests and one AN/APG-79 radar to Australia under a foreign military …

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CHELCO to Manage Eglin Air Base’s Electric Distribution System Under $360M DLA Contract

Choctawhatchee Electric Cooperative has won a 50-year, $360.4 million contract from the Defense Logistics Agency to operate and maintain an electric distribution system at Eglin Air Force Base in Florida. The Defense Department said Wednesday CHELCO will perform work through July 31, 2067, in support of the U.S. Air Force. DLA’s energy organization …

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Elbit Systems’ EFW Unit Wins $103M Army Contract for Mortar Weapon Systems

A business unit of Elbit Systems (Nasdaq: ESLT) has won a potential five-year, $103 million contract to manufacture 60mm, 81mm and 120mm mortar weapon systems for the U.S. Army. The Defense Department said Wednesday Elbit Systems unit EFW will perform work under the firm-fixed-price contract through Sept. 13, 2021. The Army Contracting Command received three …

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