Tag Archives: DOD

Johns Hopkins APL Gets $81M Army Engineering, R&D Platform Maintenance Contract

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has been awarded a potential five-year,  $81.1 million contract to help the U.S. Army maintain an engineering and research-and-development platform to be built by an academic or a nonprofit organization. The Defense Department said Tuesday that APL will perform work under the cost-plus-fixed-fee contract through …

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General Atomics to Help MDA Develop, Test MQ-9 RPA Laser Tracker

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 23, 2016 — The Missile Defense Agency has awarded General Atomics Aeronautical Systems a $9.6 million contract to design, build and test an MQ-9 Reaper precision tracking system, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the company aims to demonstrate a flight representative laser with beam train optics in an …

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GE, ATEC Land $256M in Turbine Engine Design Review Contracts With Army

The U.S. Army has awarded a $154 million contract to General Electric‘s (NYSE: GE) aviation segment and a $102 million contract to Advanced Turbine Engine Co. to conduct preliminary design reviews for an updated helicopter turbine engine technology. The Defense Department said Monday the companies will assess the design of the engine for potential use on UH-60 Blackhawk and AH-64E Apache helicopters. DoD added …

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Lockheed Awarded Potential $80M Navy Contract to Develop LCS Combat Mgmt System

Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE:LMT) mission systems and training business has secured a potential $79.6 million contract from the U.S. Navy to build a combat management system for Littoral Combat Ships. The Defense Department said Monday the contract covers the development and integration of hardware and software as well as combat system technical data …

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Lockheed-Northrop JV to Supply Radar Electronics for Army Apache Aircraft

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 22, 2016 — The U.S. Army has awarded a Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) joint venture a potential $38.4 million contract to deliver radar electronic units for the service branch’s lot 7 AH-64 Apache attack helicopters, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Longbow LLC is set to perform work …

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MDA Awards Parsons 2 Support Contracts for Missile Defense, Directed Energy Programs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 22, 2016 —Parsons has secured two “bridge” contracts worth a combined $48 million from the Missile Defense Agency to deliver advisory and support services for the agency’s Ballistic Missile Defense System and Space and Directed Energy programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company will support the Ballistic Missile Defense system …

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Lockheed Vet Michael Grasso Joins Engility as Business Development Leader

Michael Grasso, a 35-year veteran and former vice president of government relations at Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has joined Engility (NYSE: EGL) as senior vice president of business development and strategic planning for the government services contractor. Engility said Monday he will report directly to CEO Lynn Dugle in his new role. Grasso’s career at Lockheed includes …

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Lockheed Secures Potential $10B IDIQ for Air Force C-130J Production Support

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) a potential 10-year,   $10.02 billion indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support the military branch’s C-130J Super Hercules production effort. The sole-source contract also includes foreign military sales,  the Defense Department said Friday. DoD expects Lockheed’s aeronautics segment in Marietta, Georgia to finish contract work Aug. 18, …

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Navy Awards Raytheon Potential $723M Contract to Develop Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar

Raytheon (NYSE:RTN) has been awarded a potential $723.1 million contract to perform engineering and development work on a new airborne ship-based surveillance radar technology for the U.S. Navy. The Defense Department said Friday that Raytheon’s integrated defense systems segment will build, integrate and test an engineering development model of the Navy’s Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar. DoD …

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3 Firms Land $107M in Contract Options Under Navy SSC Pacific C4ISR IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded $107.3 million in total options under a previously awarded contract to three companies for command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance services. Assured Space Access Technology, Koam Engineering Systems and Tactical Engineering & Analysis will continue to provide C4ISR support for the Space and Naval Warfare …

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