Tag Archives: Marine Corps

Lockheed Martin Wins $197M for Guided MLRS Rocket Production; Scott Arnold Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $197 million contract from the U.S. Army to continue production of guided multiple launch rocket system unitary rockets, according to a company statement. This award exercises an option on the GMLRS production lot 7 contract that Lockheed won in July 2012, increasing the …

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Lockheed Wins $200M for Army Unitary Rockets

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $197, 604, 600 contract modification to provide the U.S. Army guided rockets for tactical and operations support. The Defense Department said the modification extends a previously-awarded contract for Guided Multiple Launch Rocket System unitary rockets. Work will occur in Grand Prairie; Lufkin, Texas; …

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Lockheed, Pentagon Close $4B F-35 Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and the Defense Department have closed on a new contract for the fifth batch of F-35 fighter jets, Reuters reports. The new agreement is worth $3.8 billion for the 32 jets including 22 conventional takeoff and landing variants for the Air Force, three short-takeoff-and-vertical variants for …

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MacAulay-Brown Names CIA, ManTech Vet Mark Chadason Natl Security Group SVP

MacAulay-Brown has appointed Mark Chadason senior vice president for the newly-formed national security group, reporting directly to President and CEO Sid Fuchs. The company said Chadason, a three-decade veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and CIA, will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with customers in the U.S. defense, …

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Lockheed, Pentagon Strike Deal for 32 F-35 Jets; David Venlet Comments

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) will supply the Defense Department with 32 more F-35 fighter jets under an agreement the two sides have made in principle, American Forces Press Service reports. Claudette Roulo writes the 32 planes represent the Joint Strike Fighter program’s fifth batch, which the company began producing in …

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ATK to Help Build Up Missile Warning Systems in Iraq, India, Oman, Australia

ATK has won a $31, 279, 117 contract to provide various AN/AAR-47 missile warning system assemblies for installation on American and foreign military helicopters, rotocraft and low/slow fixed wing aircraft. Domestically, the systems will be delivered to the U.S. Navy,  Marine Corps,  Air Force and other services. The contract was awarded through …

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L-3 to Provide Navy, Marines VideoScout Streaming System; Steve Kantor Comments

L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a potential $85 million contract to provide the U.S. Navy and Marine Corps a system for capturing and processing video from manned and unmanned airborne platforms. The company said the potential four-year contract covers potential purchase of new equipment, modifications of existing equipment and …

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SAIC Marines Counter-IED Electronic IDIQ Now $500M

SAIC Inc.’s (NYSE: SAI) contract to provide program management and maintenance technicians for helping the U.S. Marine Corps fight improvised explosive devices is now potentially worth $500 million. The Defense Department said Monday the contract modification covers a product support integrator for the branch’s program for countering radio-controlled IEDs with …

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General Dynamics Wins $97M For Army Training, Tank Ammo

General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) ordnance and tactical systems unit has won three contracts worth $97 million total to produce tank and artillery training ammunition for the Army, the company announced Monday. The company said Monday that the Army will receive 120-milimeter M865 and M1002 tank training ammunition, 105-milimeter M1130 high-explosive …

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SAIC Wins $107M For DLA Supplies Repair

SAIC Inc. (NYSE: SAI) has won a $107, 466, 961 contract modification to provide the Defense Logistics Agency with operations, maintenance and supplies repair services. According to the Defense Department, DLA exercised the seventh option year on a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. DLA received six offers through an online solicitation. Repair …

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