Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Air Force Awards Six Spots on $200M Transport Infrastructure Construction, Maintenance Services Contract

Four independent firms and two joint ventures have won spots on a potential seven-year, $200M contract to provide construction and maintenance services for U.S. Air Force projects aimed at promoting transportation safety and efficiency. Contractors will compete for task orders to build and maintain roadways, bridges, airfields, runways and parking …

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Boeing Subsidiary Wins Potential $259M Air Force IDIQ to Develop Weapon Planning Software

Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) Tapestry Solutions subsidiary has won a potential 10-year, $259M contract from the U.S. Air Force to develop software for the U.S. military and allied foreign countries to plan weapon missions. Tapestry will build, update and provide support services for the Weapon Planning Software suite under the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract, …

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Honeywell to Develop Turbine Tech Under Potential $150M Air Force Contract

Honeywell (NYSE: HON) has won a potential eight-year, $150M contract to develop an aircraft technology under the first phase of the U.S. Air Force’s Advanced Turbine Technologies for Affordable Mission-Capability program. The Department of Defense said Thursday the company’s aerospace business will perform work in Phoenix, Ariz., and is expected to finish by Feb. 20, …

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ULA to Help Launch Three Nat’l Security Space Missions Under $442M USAF Contract

United Launch Alliance, the joint venture of Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT), has won a potential $441.7M contract to help the U.S. Air Force send three national security satellites into space with the Atlas V rocket. The contracting division at the Space and Missile Systems Center’s launch systems enterprise directorate …

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SpaceX Wins Potential $297M Contract for USAF, NRO Satellite Launch Services

SpaceX has won a potential $297M contract to send U.S. Air Force and National Reconnaissance Office satellites into orbit during the government’s 2021 fiscal year. The firm-fixed-price contract covers launch services and the production of associated vehicles to support the AFSPC-44 mission as well as the NROL-87 and NROL-85 missions, …

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Boeing Rolls Out Fifth Pegasus Tanker to Altus AFB; Leanne Caret Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, February 15, 2019 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has delivered to the U.S. Air Force late last week the fifth tanker aircraft that it built for the service branch to support aerial refueling operations, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Feb. 8 the latest KC-46A Pegasus will be housed …

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McAleese & Associates: Service Secretaries Talk Readiness, Priorities at CSIS Event

Consulting firm McAleese & Associates has released a report on key takeaways from a Center for Strategic and International Studies-hosted discussion held Friday with the secretaries of military branches about the state of their services and priorities. Army Secretary Mark Esper said the service works to build up readiness recovery through 2022 before …

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Parsons Awarded $94M Air Force Launch Manifest Systems Integrator Contract

Parsons has landed a potential five-year, $94.3M contract to integrate and demonstrate technology platforms under the U.S. Air Force’s Launch Manifest Systems Integrator program. The service branch received one offer for the LMSI requirement and allocated $5.8M in fiscal 2019 space procurement funds at the time of award, the Department …

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Brian Davis Joins Symantec as Federal Civilian Sales Lead

Brian Davis, a former federal account manager at IBM (NYSE: IBM), has joined  software company Symantec (Nasdaq: SYMC) as senior director of federal civilian sales, G2Xchange reported Wednesday. His professional experience focused on helping customer address business challenges. Davis most recently served as director of federal civilian sales at enterprise security company …

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L3 to Continue USAF B-2 Aircrew Training Support Under $120M Contract; Christopher Kubasik Quoted

L3 Technologies (NYSE: LLL) has secured a potential $120M contract to help the U.S. Air Force train aircrews of the B-2 Spirit bomber fleet. The company said Tuesday it will continue to support the B-2 Aircrew Training System for the military service to hone the skills of B-2 pilots and maintenance and weapons-loading personnel. Christopher …

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