Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Boeing Wins $469M for Air Force C-17 Partnership Program

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing (NYSE: BA) a $469 million contract modification. The modification fulfills a foreign military sales requirement for the Indian Air Force C-17 Globemaster III sustainment partnership. Work will incorporate the IAF aircraft into the “virtual fleet”, which includes aircraft maintenance, upgrades and sustainment. Wright-Patterson …

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Booz Allen Wins $70M in AF R&D Awards for Situational Awareness, Anti-Terrorism

Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) has won three U.S. Air Force cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery requirements contracts worth a combined $69, 851, 911. Booz Allen will perform research and development to: improve warfighter situational awareness and ability to identify battlefield threats help the Navy invest in technologies that protect warfighters from technological …

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Wyle Wins $131M for UAV, Biometrics Research, Crime Lab Development

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Wyle Laboratories three cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity requirements contracts worth approximately $131 million. A $49, 181, 949 contract to provide research and analysis to replace existing handheld biometrics. Wyle will assess the biometric system, enhance technology and architecture and develop prototypes to enable information fusion A …

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SAIC Awarded Option on $105M Defense Logistics IDIQ

The Defense Logistics Agency has exercised the seventh option year on a maximum $105 million Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAI) indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity prime vendor contract. SAIC will continue to provide maintenance, repair and operations to DLA’s southeast region, zone one. All of the military’s major service branches are eligible to be …

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Lockheed to Replace C-130 Training Visual System

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) simulator, training and support business a $23, 990, 000 contract modification for the C-130 Aircrew Training Systems visual system replacement. The Aeronautical Systems Center/WNSK, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

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Northrop to Sustain Defense Support Program Sensor, Spacecraft Bus

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman’s (NYSE: NOC) mission and space systems business a $39, 501, 564 contract modification to exercise an option for on-orbit support and sustainment for both the Defense Support Program sensor and spacecraft bus. Work will be performed at Redondo Beach, Calif. The Space …

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Northrop Wins $42M Contract to Support Battlefield Communications Aircraft

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) a $42, 999, 820 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price contract for a five-month extension of operation and support of E-11A aircraft. The aircraft are modified to carry the battlefield airborne communications node payload. The contract provides an option to re-paint the two aircraft to Air …

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DynCorp to Support Euro-NATO Pilot Training on $36M Air Force Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded DynCorp International a $36, 041, 734 firm-fixed-price contract to support Euro-NATO joint jet pilot training. The company will provide aircraft maintenance and related services. The 82nd Contracting Squadron, Sheppard Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity.

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L-3 Wins $23M AF Contract for Satellite Comm. Terminals

The U.S. Air Force has awarded L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) a 23, 782, 872 firm-fixed-price, cost-reimbursable contract for eight fixed installation satellite communications terminals. The terminals will be installed at Europe relay site 2 in Germany. Work will be performed at Salt Lake City, Utah, and Ramstein Air Force Base, …

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BAE, Northrop Form Partnership to Compete for Air Force Training Award

BAE Systems and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have formed an exclusive strategic partnership to compete to replace the T-38 trainer in the U.S. Air Force’s “T-X” program. The companies plan to offer BAE’s Hawk advanced jet training system, which integrates live and synthetic air- and ground-based elements to train pilots for 5th …

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