Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Lookout Names Former DISA Chief Ronnie Hawkins to Federal Advisory Board

Ronnie Hawkins, a retired U.S. Air Force lieutenant general and former director of the Defense Information Systems Agency, has joined the federal advisory board of San Francisco-based mobile security provider Lookout. Hawkins will work with the Lookout executive team to inform public sector customers about potential security risks from authorized and unauthorized …

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Parsons-PAE JV Lands $86M Navy Base Operations Support Contract

DZSP 21, a joint venture of Parsons and PAE, has received a potential $85.9 million contract to support the operations of the U.S. Navy’s base at Joint Region Marianas in Guam. The Defense Department said Friday DZSP will assist in the base’s management and port operations and perform ordnance, material …

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Serco Inc. to Update Protection for AF Missile Warning System in Greenland; Dan Allen Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 22, 2016 — Serco Inc. will work to update the electromagnetic pulse protection of the U.S. Air Force‘s anti-missile radar system in Greenland under a $38 million contract, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday it will employ a design-build-install-test approach to update the protection mechanism on the Ballistic Missile Early Warnings Systems …

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Northrop Lands $203M Option on Air Force Global Hawk Logistics, Sustainment Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a potential one-year, $203.5 million contract modification to continue to provide sustainment and logistics support for the service branch’s Global Hawk unmanned aerial systems. The company will supply additional materials and provide maintenance, planning and operations services to exercise an option …

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Air Force Taps M1 Support Services For $194M T-38 Aircraft Maintenance Contract

M1 Support Services has won a $193.8 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for the operations and maintenance of the Northrop Grumman-built (NYSE: NOC) T-38 Talon trainer aircraft. The Defense Department said Tuesday the contract requires M1 to provide support on companion training services for B-2 and U-2 pilots and adversary air assets …

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Honeywell Receives $75M AF Turbine Engine Contract Modification

Honeywell International (NYSE: HON) has received a $75 million contract modification to support the U.S. Air Force‘s Versatile Affordable Advanced Turbine Engines III and Beyond program. The Defense Department said Monday the VAATE initiative is a collaborative effort of multiple government agencies and companies that aim to develop new turbo-propulsion engine technologies by 2017. …

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UTC Subsidiary Lands Potential $64M Contract From AF for F119 Sustainment Services

United Technologies Corp.‘s (NYSE: UTX) Pratt and Whitney business unit has secured a potential $64 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force for F119 engine sustainment services. The Defense Department said Wednesday the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center will obligate $48 million from fiscal 2016 operations and maintenance funds. …

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Air Force Taps American Systems for $85M Fighter Aircraft Testing Support IDIQ

American Systems has won a potential five-year, $85 million contract to provide operational test and evaluation support for the U.S. Air Force’s fourth- and fifth-generation fighter aircraft and related systems. The Air Force’s operational test and evaluation center at Kirtland AF Base in New Mexico awarded the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract through a competitive procurement process with …

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CTI-URS JV Added to Potential $500M Air Force Architecture & Engineering Support IDIQ

A joint venture of CTI and the URS Corp. environmental services business has been added to a potential seven-year, $500 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract vehicle for architecture and engineering services to the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Thursday the contract covers architect-engineering services for operations and maintenance; environmental restoration account and compliance; base realignment and closure and military …

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L-3 Unit Wins $1.9B USAF Contract for KC-10 Refueling Aircraft Logistics Support

A business unit of L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) has won a nine-year, $1.9 billion contract to provide contractor logistics support for Boeing-built (NYSE: BA) KC/KDC-10 in-air refueling aircraft flown by the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Wednesday L-3’s Vertex Aerospace business will operate and maintain base supply, perform aircraft maintenance and manage service bulletins …

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