Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Northrop Grumman to Continue to Operate and Support Air Force Aircraft, Onboard Airborne Communications

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) defense systems division, Herndon, Va., a $20, 658, 295 modification to a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. The company will operate and support the aircraft E-11A, serial number 1-900 modified carry the battle field airborne communications node payload for an additional four months from July …

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QinetiQ Wins Air Force IDIQ to Support US Atomic Energy Detection System

QinetiQ North America has won a six-year indefinite-deliver/indefinite-quantity award potentially worth $36.5 million to provide expert scientific and analytical support to the U.S. Air Force Technical Applications Center. The contract is firm-fixed-price with cost-plus-fixed-fee and time and material line items. QinetiQ will aid AFTAC’s Atmosphere and Space Directorate support operation …

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ITT to Provide Air Force with Systems Software and Equipment for Pakistan

ITT Systems Corporation (NYSE: ITT) Clifton, N.J., has won a firm-fixed-price U.S. Air Force contract not to exceed $49, 097, 182. The contract is a foreign military sales requirement for Pakistan. The company will provide systems software and support equipment for the ALQ-211 (v)9 Pod, including: 18 pods 4 pod …

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Rockwell Collins Wins $55M Air Force Contract for Surveillance Air Traffic Mangement

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Rockwell Collins, Inc., Government Systems, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, an estimated $55, 180, 248 firm-fixed-price contract for KC-10 communication navigation surveillance air traffic management. Rockwell Collins will serve as an integrator for engineering, manufacturing, development, production and installation. Oklahoma City Air Logistics Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Okla., …

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ITT Wins $21M Air Force Contract to Sustain Space and Missile Sensors, Provide Engineering Integration

The U.S. Air Force has awarded ITT Systems Corp. (NYSE: ITT), Colorado Springs, Colo., a $20, 876, 842 cost-plus-award-fee contract modification. ITT will integrate system engineering and sustain ground-based missile warning, missile defense and space surveillance sensors.   Work will be performed at Colorado Springs, Colo. Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., is the …

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L-3 Wins $28M Air Force Contract to Develop Air Components for Data Link Communications

The U.S. Air Force has awarded L-3 Communications Corp. (NYSE: LLL), Salt Lake City, Utah, a $27, 936, 509 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to research, develop, build, deliver, install, integrate and test land and air-based components in direct support of data link communications activities. These activities include, but are not limited to: The …

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Northrop to Improve Air Force Laser Detection and Ranging Technology

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) electronic systems section, Linthicum Heights, Md., a $17, 502, 065 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to improve the detection and potential target characterization capabilities of a laser detection and ranging technology. Northrop will perform altitude flight testing and work with new data processing algorithms. …

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BAE Systems to Provide Computer and Services for Air Force Aircraft

The U.S. Air Force has awarded BAE Systems’ technology solutions and services unit, Rockville, Md., a $23, 467, 965 firm-fixed-price contract for items and support for the Special Operations Forces MC-130H and AC-130U aircraft. BAE will provide: The form, fit, function replacement mission computer System integration Trial installation Test, kit proof …

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Raytheon Wins Potential $77M Air Force GPS Positioning, Navigation and Timing Contract

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) integrated defense systems, San Diego, Calif., a cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to design, develop, test and deliver a GPS-based positioning, navigation and timing service. The contract has a $32, 162, 189 base period, which runs through June 2015. Its options could increase its cumulative value to …

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Accenture Wins $17M Air Force Contract for Advanced Command and Control Services

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Accenture (NYSE: ACN) a 24 -month, $17.2 million contract to conduct risk reduction and prototyping for advanced command and control services. The company will develop advanced decision support services, information exchange and system interoperability. Its prototype solutions design will improve decision making in the command …

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