Tag Archives: logistics

DRT Strategies to Help Analyze $11.5B Pentagon Travel Enterprise; Michael Duffy Comments

Program management and information technology consultant DRT Strategies has won a three-year contract to provide the Defense Department with business analytics for the department’s travel programs. The Defense Travel Management Office is responsible for the Pentagon’s travel enterprise, which DRT said is valued at $11.5 billion. “Earning the trust and business …

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DoD Awards 70 Contracts Worth a Total $495M to Support Chemical and Biological Defense

The Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical and Biological Defense awarded 70 contracts totaling $495 million last week, according to a BioPrepWatch article. The awards are expected to help the JPEO-CBD lead, manage and direct the acquisition and fielding of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense, drugs and vaccines, medical …

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BAE Wins $400M for Navy Trainer Aircraft Inspections, Logistics; Dave Herr Comments

BAE Systems has won a potential five-year, $400 million contract to perform inspections and provide logistics support for the U.S. Navy‘s trainer fleet, the company announced Thursday. BAE’s team of subcontractors on the program includes Elbit Systems of America’s subsidiary M7 Aerospace, PKL Services, Hawker Beechcraft, StandardAero and Sensenich Propeller …

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DRS to Provide Navy E-6B Logistics

DRS C3 and Aviation Co. has won a $49, 983, 913 contract modification to provide the U.S. Navy logistics services for the E-6B fleet, the Defense Department announced Monday. The modification also includes two aircraft spares for CNATT E-6B Mission Avionics System trainers, two integrated avionics trainers for the VQ-7 …

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DynCorp Parent Reports 8% 3Q Revenue Jump, Aviation Up 23%; Steve Gaffney Comments

The parent company of DynCorp International has announced financial results for the first quarter of fiscal year 2013 ended Sept. 28, 2012. Delta Tucker Holdings reported a revenue increase of 8 percent over the prior year period to $1.01 billion, attributing it in part to new contract wins in the …

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F-35 Program Office Opening Sustainment Competition, Potential $1T in Play

More than 100 defense contractors will be in Washington for three days starting Nov. 14 at a government-hosted industry day on sustainment of the Lockheed Martin-made (NYSE: LMT) F-35 fighter jet, Defense News reports. According to the story by Aaron Mehta and Marcus Weisgerber, sustainment costs could reach $1 trillion …

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Northrop Wins $88M for AF Global Hawk Logistics

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $88 million contract to provide the U.S. Air Force logistics services for weapons systems on an unmanned aerial vehicle fleet, the Defense Department announced Wednesday. The company will help with the branch’s RQ-4 Global Hawk fleet and the Block 30 weapons system. Work …

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Boeing Wins $2B C-17 Logistics Follow-On

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $2 billion contract from the Defense Department to continue performing sustainment and logistics-related work for C-17 aircraft worldwide, the company announced Thursday. This follow-on performance-based logistics contract award covers fiscal years 2013 through 2017. The C-17 Globemaster III Integrated Sustainment Program covers support services …

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Report: Pentagon Considering Open F-35 Supply Chain, Equipment Competitions

The Defense Department plans to hold industry days Nov. 14 and Nov. 15 as it considers holding open competitions for sustainment work on the Lockheed Martin-made (NYSE: LMT) F-35 jet, Aviation Week reports. According to the report, the seminars will focus on possible opportunities to compete for work in supply …

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Boeing Wins $185M for Chinook Logistics

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has won a $185 million contract to provide performance based logistics services for the U.S. Navy‘s fleet of Chinook helicopters, the Defense Department announced Tuesday. Work under the firm-fixed-price contract will occur in Ridley Park, Penn. through Sept. 30, 2017 and the U.S. Army Contracting Command’s office …

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