Tag Archives: logistics

Leidos Wins $442M to Help Maintain TSA Security Equipment; Larry Hill Comments

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has won a potential $442 million contract to help the Transportation Security Administration maintain passenger security equipment. The company will manage and sustain more than 11, 250 government transportation security tools under TSA’s Integrated Logistics Support program, Leidos said Tuesday. Larry Hill, Leidos group general manager, said the …

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DRS Wins $391M for Air Force Cargo Logistics

A DRS Technologies business unit has won a $391 million contract to help manage aircraft cargo loaders for the U.S. Air Force at more than 80 locations worldwide. DRS Sustainment Systems Inc. won the contract through a competitive acquisition, through which the Air Force received two offers, the Defense Department …

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DynCorp Wins $86M to Help Manage Aircraft Logistics in Afghanistan; Jim Myles Comments

DynCorp International (NYSE: DCP) has won an $86.6 million contract to help AASKI Technology manage logistics services for an aircraft fleet in Kandahar, Afghanistan. The company will help handle pilots and flight operations and maintain the King Air 300 and King Air 350 aerial fleet for the Task Force Observe, …

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Jacobs to Help Marine Corps Manage Weapons, MRAP Program; Robert Norfleet Comments

Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (NYSE: JEC) has won two task orders worth $18.5 million combined to help the U.S. Marine Corps manage its logistics support services for warfighters. The company received the orders under the Marine Corps Logistics Support Services program, which is worth up to $854 million to 30 contractors, Jacobs said Tuesday. …

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Northrop Wins $170M for Global Hawk Logistics

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $169, 851, 218 contract modification to continue performing logistics support activities for the U.S. Air Force‘s fleet of Global Hawk unmanned aerial vehicles. The Air Force is obligating $76, 276, 405 in fiscal year 2013 operations and maintenance funds at the time of award, …

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SAIC Wins $100M Threat Reduction Logistics IDIQ; Mark Escobar Comments

Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) has won a potential $100 million contract to provide logistics support to the Defense Threat Reduction Agency for global operations. The single-award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract has three base years and two one-year options,  the company said Thursday. SAIC will help DTRA manage material procurements, shipping, warehousing, travel …

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Robert Hosozawa Named Northrop Integrated Logistics, Modernization Business Mgmt VP

Robert Hosozawa, formerly a business management director at Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC), has been appointed vice president of business management for a division within the company’s technical services sector. His appointment takes effect Sept. 7 and he will be responsible for developing and implementing business strategies for the sector’s integrated logistics and …

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Northrop to Acquire Australia’s Qantas Airways Defense Unit; Wes Bush Comments

A Northrop Grumman Corp. (NYSE: NOC) subsidiary has reached an agreement to buy Qantas Airways’ defense business for an undisclosed amount as Northrop looks to further its international strategy. Northrop Grumman Australia Pty Ltd.’s acquisition of Qantas Defence Services Pty Ltd. could wrap up in 2014 after meeting several conditions, Northrop Grumman …

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Lockheed Receives $48M for CDC IT, Emergency Operations Support; Glenn Kurowski Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received $47.7 million in contract funds for information technology, logistics and operational support services to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The company works with CDC’s office of public health and preparedness to help manage emergencies and threats to public health, Lockheed said Wednesday. …

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L-3 Wins $669M for Canada Aircraft Logistics; John McNellis Comments

An L-3 Communications division (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential 15-year,  $669 million contract to provide in-service support services to the Canadian military for aircraft used in VIP transportation and evacuation missions. L-3 MAS,  part of the company’s integrated systems group, won the interim contract to support the Airbus CC-150 Polaris in …

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