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Contracts For December 29, 2015

CONTRACTS ARMY Raytheon Company, Andover, Massachusetts, was awarded a $43,714,642 modification (P00035) to foreign military sales contract (W31P4Q-13-C-0111) for depot level diagnostic and repair capability for the Patriot secondary items. Work will be performed in Saudi Arabia (57 percent); Taiwan (27.50 percent); Kuwait (7 percent); United Arab

DARPA To Fly VTOL Tail Sitter Drone From Frigates and Destroyers

December 29, 2015 by · Comment
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Contracts For December 28, 2015

CONTRACTS MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY Lockheed Martin Corp., Grand Prairie, Texas, is being awarded a $528,470,864 modification (P00016) to a previously awarded fixed-price contract HQ0147-14-C-0011 for production of Lot 7 and Lot 8 Interceptors, one-shot devices, and associated production support efforts for the Missile Defense Agency Terminal High

Contracts For December 24, 2015

CONTRACTS AIR FORCE Alliant Techsystems Inc., Fort Worth, Texas, has been awarded a not-to-exceed $12,690,000 firm-fixed-price, labor hour, and cost-plus-fixed-fee undefinitized contract action for contractor logistic support. Contractor will provide CLS for the Iraqi Air Force’s Cessna 208B ISR caravan and the Cessna 208B Armed Caravan fleet. Work

Contracts For December 23, 2015

CONTRACTSAIR FORCEGeneral Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc., Poway, California, has been awarded a $57,401,850   undefinitized contract action for MQ-9 contractor logistics support. Work will be performed at Poway, California and multiple overseas locations, and is expected to be complete by March 31, 2017. This contract is 100-percent foreign

Contracts For December 22, 2015

CONTRACTSAIR FORCEThe Boeing Co., El Segundo, California, has been awarded a $23,374,245 modification (P00007) to exercise the option on previously awarded contract FA8819-15-C-0007 for Space Based Space Surveillance Block 10 sustainment. Contractor will provide sustainment and required development necessary for Air Force operations and maintenance

Contracts For December 21, 2015

CONTRACTS DEFENSE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AGENCY Artel, LLC., Herndon, Virginia (HC1013-16-D-0001); AT&T Corp., Oakton, Virginia (HC1013-16-D-0002);  BT Federal, Inc., Reston, Virginia (HC1013-16-D-0003); Qwest Government Services, Inc. dba CenturyLink QGS, Arlington, Virginia (HC1013-16-D-0004); GTT Americas, Inc., McLean, Virginia (HC1013-16-D-0005);

David’s Sling Weapon System Completes Final Testing

December 21, 2015 by · Comment
Filed under: Israel, MDA, missile defense, Syndicated Industry News 

The Israeli David's Sling air and missile defense weapon system (DSWS) successfully completed today the fourth and final series of tests (DST-4), representing the final milestone in the system's development. DST-4 is the final milestone before the IDF declares the David's Sling an operational system. The first of two units is expected to become operational in early 2016.

              

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David’s Sling Weapon System Completes Final Testing

December 21, 2015 by · Comment
Filed under: Israel, MDA, missile defense, Syndicated Industry News 
57562The Israeli David's Sling air and missile defense weapon system (DSWS) successfully completed today the fourth and final series of tests (DST-4), representing the final milestone in the system's development. DST-4 is the final milestone before the IDF declares the David's Sling an operational system. The first of two units is expected to become operational in early 2016.
              

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Contracts For December 18, 2015

CONTRACTS MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY Raytheon Missile Systems Co., Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded a $2,351,177,872 sole-source fixed-price-incentive, firm-fixed-price, and cost-plus-fixed-fee modification inclusive of all options.  Under this contract, the contractor will procure the material, fabricate, test, and deliver 52 SM-3 Block IB missiles;

Contracts For December 17, 2015

CONTRACTS ARMY Aegis Technologies Group Inc.,* Huntsville, Alabama (W9113M-16-D-0001); Decisive Analytics Corp.,* Arlington, Virginia (W9113M-16-D-0002); Quantum Research International Inc.,* Huntsville, Alabama (W9113M-16-D-0003); and Radiance Technologies Inc.,* Huntsville, Alabama (W9113M-16-D-0004), were awarded a $1,058,000,000 order-dependent

Contracts For December 16, 2015

 CONTRACTS NAVY Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Mississippi, is being awarded a $34,846,586 cost-plus-fixed fee contract for life cycle engineering and support services for the LPD 17 Class Amphibious Transport Dock Ship program.  The services include: post-delivery planning and engineering, homeport technical support, class integrated product

Contracts For December 15, 2015

CONTRACTS NAVY Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training, Mitchell Field, New York, is being awarded a $72,479,741 cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide U.S. and United Kingdom (U.K.) Trident II (D5) navigation subsystem engineering support services.  Specific efforts include U.S. and U.K. fleet support; U.S. and U.K.

Contracts For December 14, 2015

CONTRACTS ARMY Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $1,094,983,588 modification (P00028) to foreign military sales (Korea, Saudi Arabia, Qatar) contract W31P4Q-14-C-0034 for Patriot Advanced Capability production (PAC-3).  Work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas; Lufkin, Texas; Camden, Arkansas;

Contracts For December 14, 2015

CONTRACTS ARMY Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Grand Prairie, Texas, was awarded a $1,094,983,588 modification (P00028) to foreign military sales (Korea, Saudi Arabia, Qatar) contract W31P4Q-14-C-0034 for Patriot Advanced Capability production (PAC-3).  Work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas; Lufkin, Texas; Camden, Arkansas;

Contracts For December 11, 2015

CONTRACTS ARMY General Dynamics Land Systems, Sterling Heights, Michigan, was awarded a $92,172,748 fixed-price-incentive contract for six system enhanced program Abrams M1A2 tanks.  Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work will be performed in Lima, Ohio; Scranton, Pennsylvania; Anniston, Alabama; and Tallahassee, Florida, with

Contracts For December 10, 2015

CONTRACTS MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Woburn, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $66,491,518 noncompetitive contract modification (P00041) to a previously awarded contract with firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee line items. This modification will increase the dollar value of the contract from $888,819,825 to

Successful Intercepts Sweeten a Challenging Year for Missile Defense

December 10, 2015 by · Comment
Filed under: IAI, MDA, missile defense, Raytheon, Syndicated Industry News 
Arrow 3 interceptor missile launched from Palmachim missile test site on Israel's Mediterranean shore, December 10, 2015. Photo: IMODThe US Missile Defense Agency (MDA) has completed three major missile defense tests this week, a closing accord for an ambitious test plan this year. Two tests performed earlier today included a successful exo-atmospheric intercept test of the Arrow 3 interceptor, and first intercept mission of the Land-Based Standard Missile SM-3 Block IB launched from a land-based site. A third test conducted earlier this week tested the latest, most advanced variant of Standard Missile 3 series, the US-Japanese SM-3 Block IIA.
              

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Contracts For December 9, 2015

CONTRACTS DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Johnson Outdoors Inc., doing business as Eureka Tents, Binghamton, New York, has been awarded a maximum $200,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery contract for commercial tents. This was a competitive acquisition with 20 responses received. This is a one-year base contract with three one-year option

Contracts For December 8, 2015

CONTRACTS MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY Raytheon Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, has been awarded a not-to-exceed $543,337,650 undefinitized contract action modification (P00002) to previously awarded contract HQ0276-15-C-0003 to manufacture, assemble, test, and deliver 17 Standard Missile-3 Block IIA missiles. Work will be performed in Tucson, Arizona,

Contracts For December 7, 2015

CONTRACTS ARMY Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., Stratford, Connecticut, was awarded a $354,156,879 modification (P00309) to contract W58RGZ-12-C-0008 for funding for the Navy’s fifth program year for 29 MH-60R helicopters, and to fund associated program and logistics support. Work will be performed in Stratford, Connecticut, with an estimated completion

Contracts For December 4, 2015

CONTRACTS NAVY Huntington Ingalls Inc., Pascagoula, Mississippi, is being awarded a $200,000,000 not-to-exceed undefinitized contract action for LPD 28 long-lead-time material, and associated engineering and design activities.  Work will be performed in Pascagoula, Mississippi, and is expected to be completed by April 2022.  Fiscal 2013

Contracts For December 3, 2015

CONTRACTS AIR FORCE Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Orlando, Florida, has been awarded a $302,222,015 fixed-price incentive firm target modification (P00003) to previously awarded contract FA8682-16-C-0005 for the Joint Air-to-Surface Standoff Missile (JASSM) program. Contractor will provide JASSM production, system upgrades,

Contracts For December 2, 2015

CONTRACTS ARMY Siemens Government Technologies Inc., Arlington, Virginia, was awarded a $200,000,000 firm-fixed-price contract with options for the expansion and upgrading Desigo/Apogee® building automation systems with an estimated completion date of Dec. 1, 2020.  One bid was solicited with one received. Funding and work location will be

Contracts For December 1, 2015

CONTRACTS AIR FORCE Lockheed Martin Corp. - Lockheed Martin Aeronautics, Fort Worth, Texas, has been awarded a $914,000,000 fixed-price incentive and cost-plus contract to upgrade F-16 aircraft for the government of Singapore. Work will be performed at Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be complete by June 30, 2023. This contract is 100 percent

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