Tag Archives: Defense Department

Navy Taps 5 Companies for SPAWAR C4I Software Support IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded five companies potential five-year contracts to provide software and system maintenance support for the service branch’s command, control, communications, computers and intelligence systems. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Navy’s Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific received 15 proposals for the cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts, which …

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BAE, DRS Win Contracts to Produce Weapon Sights Tech for US Army

BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary and DRS Technologies have won separate multiyear contracts worth $384 million and $337.7 million, respectively, to provide crew-served weapon sights systems to the U.S. Army. The military branch received three bids for the procurement program and will provide funds and performance locations upon issuance of each order, the Defense Department said Monday. …

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General Dynamics-Raytheon JV Gets $96M Contract Modification for Air Force Launch & Test Range Support

A joint venture of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has received a one-year, $95.7 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force to perform integrated support work on the service branch’s launch and test range system. The Defense Department said Monday the Air Force’s Space and Missile Systems Center will use fiscal 2017 …

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Northrop Lands Potential $150M Navy Contract for IR Countermeasures on Combat Aircraft

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has secured a potential $149.7 million firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract from the U.S. Navy for hardware, production test stations and technical services in support of the installation of large aircraft infrared countermeasures. The Defense Department said Friday Northrop will help integrate LAIRCM into the combat aircraft of the U.S. Army, …

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Air Force Picks 3 Companies for Electronic Mission Equipment Power Systems Supply IDIQ

AllCom Global Services, Computer Sites and Eaton (NYSE: ETN) have been awarded positions on a potential six-year, $75 million contract to supply power conditioning and interfacing equipment to the U.S. Air Force. The companies will provide commercial static power systems that will work as backup for the service branch’s electronic mission equipment deployed worldwide, the …

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Oshkosh to Build Medium Tactical Vehicles for 3 Intl Clients Under $378M Army Contract Modification

Oshkosh (NYSE: OSK) has received a $378.1 million contract modification from the U.S. Army to manufacture a total of 1, 543 medium tactical vehicles for Cameroon, Iraq and Somalia under the foreign military sales program. The Defense Department said Friday that Oshkosh’s defense business segment will also produce three 78-gallon armor B-Kit corrosion prevention compound …

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Lockheed’s Sikorsky Lands $232M Navy Contract Modification for CH-53K Test Demo Helicopters

Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) Sikorsky subsidiary has received a potential four-year, $232 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to provide two CH-53K helicopters designed to operate as system demonstration test article aircraft. Work under the cost-plus-incentive-fee contract modification will occur in various locations within the U.S. through February 2020, the Defense …

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Navy Taps Boeing, Lockheed for MQ-25 Carrier UAV Risk Reduction Contracts

The U.S. Navy has awarded a $43.4 million contract to Boeing (NYSE: BA) and a $43.6 million contract to Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) to provide risk reduction measures for the military branch’s first carrier unmanned aerial vehicle program. Boeing and Lockheed will also refine concepts and develop trade space models to support requirements …

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Teratech Wins $100M DLA Ultrasound Systems Supply IDIQ

A Teratech subsidiary has been awarded a potential 10-year, $100 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide clinical ultrasound systems to the Defense Logistics Agency. Terason Ultrasound will provide the machines for use by the departments of Defense and Veterans Affairs as well as other federal civilian agencies and foreign military customers, DoD said Friday. The contract contains five …

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Lockheed Awards Subcontract to Vencore Labs for DARPA RF Mapping Program Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 23, 2016 — Vencore‘s research arm will build a radio-frequency mapping software under a $5 million subcontract from Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) for support on the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency‘s Advanced Radio Frequency Mapping program, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Vencore Labs will help Lockheed develop new platforms for …

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