Tag Archives: Defense Department

Lockheed Awarded $500M Navy Electronics Test Equipment Supply Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $500M contract to supply the U.S. Navy with more than 200 units of equipment designed to test aircraft electronics. The company said Tuesday it will produce and deliver Electronic Consolidated Automated Support Systems over a seven-year period. Sailors uses eCASS to troubleshoot electronic …

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SpringCM’s Gary Wootten: Cloud-Based Records Retention Schedule Could Help Agencies Streamline Document Mgmt

Gary Wootten, vice president of public sector at SpringCM, has said agencies that aim to automate records management and improve collaboration should adopt a cloud-based records retention schedule. Wootten wrote that implementing such a schedule would help agencies classify records based on retention period, event or case type while complying …

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Mitre Awarded $407M Contract to Support Air Force Through National Security Engineering Center

Mitre has received a $406.8M contract to provide support services to the U.S. Air Force through the utilization of the National Security Engineering Center that the nonprofit corporation manages for the Defense Department. The service branch will obligate $506.2K in foreign military sales funds at the time of award, the DoD said …

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General Dynamics Receives $145M in Army WIN-T Configuration Contracts

The U.S. Army has awarded General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) a pair of contracts worth $144.9M combined to provide configuration items for the Warfighter Information Network-Tactical mission network and hardware. The Defense Department said Friday the company’s mission systems business will perform work under the two contracts in Taunton, Mass., through Aug. 31, …

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Air Force Awards 14 Spots on $90M Scott AF Base Construction Services IDIQ

Fourteen companies have landed spots on a one-year, $90M multiple-award contract to support general construction projects at a U.S. Air Force installation located in Illinois. The Defense Department said Friday contractors will compete for task orders to build, repair, alter and maintain facilities within or under the jurisdiction of Scott AF …

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Raytheon Lands $282M USAF Contract for Multispectral Sensor Systems

Raytheon has secured a $282M undefinitized contract from the U.S. Air Force to modernize and deliver AN/DAS-4 electro-optical/infrared sensor systems. Under the predominantly fixed-price-incentive contract, Raytheon will upgrade 40 DAS-1A turret units to a DAS-4 configuration and provide 127 AN/DAS-4 Multi-Spectral Targeting System Model B high-definition and target location accuracy turrets, the …

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Boeing Wins $805M Navy Unmanned Aerial Refueler EMD Contract; Leanne Caret Quoted

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will build four MQ-25 Stingray carrier-based drones for the U.S. Navy under a potential six-year, $805.3M engineering and manufacturing development contract. “As a company, we made an investment in both our team and in an unmanned aircraft system that meets the U.S. Navy’s refueling requirements,” Leanne Caret, president and CEO of Boeing’s …

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ViaSat Lands $560M DISA Communications Service Contract

ViaSat (Nasdaq: VSAT) has landed a potential eight-year, $559.9M contract to provide Ku-band and Ka-band communications service to Defense Information Systems Agency senior leaders and staff when they travel by aircraft. The contract has a one-year base value of $55.7M along with seven option years, the Defense Department said Thursday. DISA received one …

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Lockheed Gets $250M Contract Modification for Lot 11 F-35 Tools, Test Equipment

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) aeronautics business has received a $250.4M U.S. Navy contract modification to provide special tools and test equipment for the eleventh batch of F-35s. The modification is composed of purchases from Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Air Force, foreign military sales customers and international partners, the Defense Department …

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Jacobs Technology Lands $87M Army Deal for Aberdeen Test Center Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 30, 2018 — A business unit of Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) will provide test support services to the U.S. Army‘s Aberdeen Test Center in Maryland under an $87.4M contract modification, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday Jacobs Technology will assist in the test center’s automotive, firepower, …

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