Tag Archives: U.S. Navy

Navy, Northrop Grumman Mark Start of MQ-4C Triton Flight Operations

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2018 — Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) and the U.S. Navy have begun flight operations for the MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system at Naval Base Ventura County in Point Mugu, California, ExecutiveBiz reported Monday. The company said Friday the first pair of operational Triton drones will undergo tests with Navy maintainers …

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Navy Seeks Bids for SeaPort Follow-on Contract Vehicle

The U.S. Navy has asked industry to submit proposals for a new contract that will replace the SeaPort-e vehicle for professional support services. The Naval Sea Systems Command said Friday it will begin awarding task orders through the SeaPort Next Generation vehicle at the start of fiscal year 2019. SeaPort-NxG …

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BAE Unit Lands Potential $97M Contract to Modernize USS Cole Destroyer Ship

BAE Systems‘ Norfolk Ship Repair business has secured a potential $96.7 million contract to help the U.S. Navy implement extended dry-docking selected restricted availability efforts for an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer. The contractor will provide facilities and personnel required to maintain, repair and modernize the USS Cole (DDG 67) ship, the …

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Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: Platform Companies Overview, Recent Contract Wins and Top 10 Stories

Weekly Roundup May 28 – June 1, 2018 Click here to see Real-Time GovCon Sector Quotes Executive Mosaic’s Weekly GovCon Round-Up: Platform Companies Overview, Recent Contract Wins and Top 10 Stories Jim Garrettson, Executive Mosaic CEO Platform Companies: A May Overview As we look back at May, I’d like to highlight some …

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DLT Lands $379M IDIQ Award for Oracle Software Product Licenses

The Department of the Navy has awarded DLT Solutions a potential $379.3 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Oracle software brand licenses, according to a FedBizOpps notice posted Thursday. Herndon, Va.-based DLT has provided Oracle product support to DON personnel and users at U.S. Navy and U.S. Marine Corps installations over the past five …

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Raytheon Gets Potential $848M Contract to Help Navy Build ‘Over-the-Horizon’ Weapon System

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has secured a potential $847.6 million contract to produce an “over-the-horizon” weapon system for the U.S. Navy‘s littoral combat and frigate ships. OTH-WS will consist of a fire control suite and launching mechanisms with encanistered missiles, the Defense Department said Thursday. The firm-fixed-price contract has a $14.8 …

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Pratt & Whitney Gets $2B Navy Contract Modification for Lot 11 F-35 Propulsion Engines

United Technologies Corp.’s (NYSE: UTX) Pratt & Whitney subsidiary has received a potential three-year, $2 billion contract modification from the U.S. Navy to produce the 11th batch of F135 engines for all three variants of the Lockheed Martin-built (NYSE: LMT) F-35 Lightning II aircraft. Pratt & Whitney said Thursday it will …

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Navy Intends to Award $1.86B IDIQ for Boeing P-8A Trainers

The U.S. Navy plans to negotiate a potential 10-year, $1.86 billion contract with Boeing (NYSE: BA) for the procurement of new and updated P-8A Poseidon training systems. A FedBizOpps notice posted Tuesday says the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract will include upgrade work on aircrew and maintenance training systems for the Navy and the Australian air …

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Lockheed Lands $558M Navy Contract for Lot 11 F-35 Sustainment Support

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $558.3 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide sustainment services to support the low-rate initial production of lot 11 F-35 Lightning II fighter jets. The Defense Department said Thursday the sustainment support contract includes training facilities and devices, Autonomic Logistics Information System software …

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Boeing Gets $416M Contract Modification for Full-Rate Navy Maritime Aircraft Production, Delivery

Boeing (NYSE: BA) will manufacture and deliver full-rate production maritime aircraft for the U.S. Navy under a $416.4 million contract modification. The modification covers three Lot 9 P-8A multi-mission aircraft for the service branch, the Defense Department said Thursday. Work will run through October 2020 in the U.K. as well …

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