Tag Archives: guided missile destroyer

BAE Unit Awarded $193M Navy Destroyer Post-Delivery Yard Services IDIQ

BAE Systems‘ ship repair business in San Diego, California, has received a potential $192.7 million contract to provide post-delivery execution yard services for the first two guided missile destroyers of the U.S. Navy‘s Zumwalt class. The Defense Department said Monday the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract covers support for mission systems activation and post-shakedown availability of …

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Navy Selects BAE For $53M USS Russell Update, Maintenance Contract

BAE Systems has secured a $53.4 million contract from the U.S. Navy to plan and execute depot-level maintenance and modifications on the USS Russell (DDG 59) destroyer. The Defense Department said Monday the fiscal 2016 selected restricted availability work will be performed at BAE’s San Diego shipyard through February 2017. The Southwest Regional Maintenance …

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Philadelphia Gear Wins Potential $1.04B Navy Destroyer Reduction Gear Engineering Contract

Philadelphia Gear has won a potential $1.04 billion contract to engineer the main reduction gears for the U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyers. The company will perform work in California, Missouri, Florida, Pennsylvania and other locations through February 2017, the Defense Department said Thursday. The Naval Sea Systems Command received …

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General Dynamics Subsidiary Christens Newest Guided-Missile Destroyer

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 4,  2015 — A subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) has christened the USS Rafael Peralta guided-missile destroyer during a ceremony at its shipyard in Maine, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The company said Monday General Dynamics Bath Iron Works will deliver the destroyer to the U.S. Navy in 2016. About Executive …

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Japan Requests $1.5B Lockheed Aegis Combat System, Equipment Sale

The State Department has cleared Japan’s planned $1.5 billion procurement of Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) MK 7 Aegis combat systems and associated equipment for guided missile destroyers through the U.S.’ foreign military sales program. Japan wants two sets of the Aegis defense weapon platform, underwater surveillance and communication technology and …

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Navy Awards Huntington Ingalls $604M for Arleigh Burke Destroyer; George Nungesser Comments

Huntington Ingalls Industries (NYSE: HII) has been awarded a $604.3 million contract modification to produce an additional Aegis-guided missile destroyer for the U.S. Navy. The Arleigh Burke-class missile destroyer DDG 121 is the third of five DDG 51 destroyers the company has been tasked to build under a contract awarded in June 2013, …

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