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Boeing Secures $250M Contract to Support US, Int’l JDAM Guidance Kits

Boeing (NYSE: BA) secured a potential 10-year, $250M contract to provide Joint Direct Attack Munition guidance kit services to domestic and international defense customers. The company’s defense, space and security business will perform JDAM/Laser JDAM sustainment, aircraft integration and technical support, the Department of Defense said Monday. Fifty-two percent of …

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Air Force Issues $312M Ceiling Increase Modification to Boeing JDAM Contract

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a $311.8 million ceiling increase modification under a U.S. Air Force contract for the production of Joint Direct Attack Munition tail kits. The company will supply the military service with JDAM inertial guidance kits designed to increase bomb accuracy through global positioning system-based guidance updates, the  Defense Department said Monday. Boeing’s …

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Air Force Pushes Boeing JDAM Tail Kit Production Contract Ceiling to $927M

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a two-year, $195 million contract modification to produce additional tail kits for the service branch’s Joint Direct Attack Munitions. The modification will increase the cumulative face value of a previously awarded JDAM tail kit production contract to nearly $927.5 million, the Defense Department said Thursday. Boeing said its …

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State Dept OKs $231M NATO Precision Guided Munitions Sale

The State Department has approved NATO’s request to buy precision guided munitions and related support services from the U.S. for use in regional threat deterrence operations under a potential $231 million foreign military sales agreement. Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will be the primary contractors on the deal, the Defense …

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Boeing Secures $3.2B AF Contract Modification to Supply Bomb-Guidance Kits

A Boeing (NYSE: BA) subsidiary has landed a potential $3.2 billion contract modification from the U.S. Air Force for Joint Direct Attack Munition tailkits. Boeing’s defense space and security business will supply JDAM strap-on inertial guidance tailkits designed to receive GPS guidance updates for conventional inventory bombs, the Defense Department said Tuesday. Air Force …

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Boeing Awarded $326M AF Delivery Order for 15K Lot 20 JDAM Tail Kits

The U.S. Air Force has awarded a $325.8 million delivery order to Boeing (NYSE: BA) for 15, 000 Joint Direct Attack Munitions tail kits under Lot 20. The Defense Department said Thursday the order builds on a previously awarded contract and will include technical and field support services through March 29, 2018. …

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Boeing Named Principal Contractor on $70M Munitions FMS Deal With Turkey

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 10, 2015 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will serve as the principal contractor on a potential $70 million foreign military sale of Joint Direct Attack Munitions tail kits to Turkey, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Monday the State Department approved the proposed sale, which includes …

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Boeing Gets $262M Air Force Contract for Bomb Guidance Kits

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential two-year, $262 million contract to supply bomb guidance tailkits to the U.S. Air Force. The firm-fixed-price contract covers the production of lot 17 Joint Direct Attack Munition kits, the Defense Department said Monday. JDAM tailkits work to convert free-falling bombs into weapons guided by GPS and inertial …

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State Dept OKs UAE’s Proposed $380M Purchase of Bomb Guidance Kits

The State Department has approved the United Arab Emirates’ request to procure Joint Direct Attack Munitions from the U.S. through a $380 million foreign military sales agreement. The U.S. and UAE have yet to determine the primary contractor for the sale, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Thursday. The deal covers JDAM GBU-31V1, GBU-12 and GBU-31V3 JDAM kits plus bombs, …

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