Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Northrop to Retrofit, Maintain US Air Force’s Global Hawk Drones Under $3B Contract

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has received a $3.2 billion contract to update and sustain all variants of the U.S. Air Force Global Hawk unmanned aerial systems. The company will perform program management, engineering, configuration and technical modernization efforts to support development of the drones, the Defense Department said Wednesday. Northrop will perform …

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Integrated Mission Support Services Lands $102M NASA Environmental, Medical Contract

Integrated Mission Support Services LLC has been awarded a nearly $102 million contract to provide environmental and medical services to NASA Kennedy Space Center in Florida. The company will perform clinical operations, aerospace medicine support, musculoskeletal rehabilitation, biomedical studies, environmental monitoring and public health services, NASA said Tuesday. The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity …

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Kenneth Robinson Named Northrop ISR Operations VP; Linnie Haynesworth Comments

Kenneth Robinson, formerly director of national and military systems operations for Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance division, has been named ISR operations vice president. He will report to ISR VP and General Manager Linnie Haynesworth and be responsible for executing and coordinating internal operations and resources, Northrop …

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ULA to Provide FY 2016 EELV Services Under $882M Contract

United Launch Alliance will provide Evolved Expendable Launch Vehicle services for the U.S. Air Force‘s Delta IV and Atlas V rockets in fiscal year 2016 under an $882.1 million contract modification. The Defense Department said Tuesday the Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) joint venture will provide mission integration, base and range …

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Air Force Orders Boeing B-52 CONECT Upgrade, Retrofit Kits

TYSONS CORNER, VA September 29, 2015 — ExecutiveBiz reported Monday on Boeing (NYSE: BA) being selected to provide B-52 aircraft communications systems for the U.S. Air Force under a $46.7 million contract to modernize the fleet’s digital display, network servers and data links. The deal includes seven upgrade kits and 21 …

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Aviall Services Lands $810M J85 Engine Parts Contract Modification

Aviall Services has received an $809, 660, 481 contract modification from the Defense Logistics Agency to produce additional spare parts for the U.S. Air Force’s J85 engines. The contract amount is for the first option year and three option years, with a completion date of Sept. 29, 2018, the Defense Department …

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Shaw-Versar Joins Potential $950M Air Force Design, Construction Vehicle

The U.S. Air Force has added Shaw-Versar LLC to a potential seven-year, $950 million contract vehicle for design and construction work on military family housing units. Shaw-Versar will also work with the Air Force Civil Engineer to maintain and modernize the military housing, the Defense Department said Friday. Contract work will occur worldwide through …

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Three JVs Win Spots on $950M Air Force Facility Construction IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded three joint ventures positions to compete for design and construction tasks under a potential seven-year, $950 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The Defense Department said Wednesday awardees will provide architect and engineering services to support the Air Force’s military construction and family housing projects as well …

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Accenture Awarded $73M for Air Force Financial Mgmt System’s Final Development Phase

Accenture‘s (NYSE: ACN) federal services subsidiary will support the final phase of development work on the U.S. Air Force‘s Defense Enterprise Accounting and Management System as part of a 30-month, $73 million contract. DEAMS works to integrate the financial data and processes of the Air Force, the Defense Finance and Accounting Service and U.S. Transportation …

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Battelle, Riverside Research to Help US Air Force Transition Microelectronics, Embedded Systems

Battelle Memorial Institute and Riverside Research Institute each won a $48, 721, 000 contract to assist in the U.S. Air Force’s research and development work intended to protect the reliability of microelectronics and embedded systems during transition. The companies will work to develop, assess and facilitate the transfer of technologies, the …

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