Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Lockheed Gets $480M Air Force Contract for Hypersonic Weapon Design, Test Services

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 15, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has secured a potential $480 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for the design of a second prototype hypersonic weapon under the Air-Launched Rapid Response Weapon program, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. The Air … Continue reading

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Cubic Mission Solutions Appoints New VP, GM for C2ISR Unit; Mike Twyman Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 14, 2018 — Cubic‘s (NYSE: CUB) mission solutions business has hired Bradford Powell, a former U.S. Air Force acquisition officer and executive at Northrop Grumman (NYSE NOC), to serve as vice president and general manager of the command, … Continue reading

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Leidos to Support F-16 Avionics Intermediate Shop Under $620M Air Force Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 26, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will deliver single-point services in support of a U.S. Air Force program for F-16 Fighting Falcon avionics integration under a potential $620 million contract, GovCon Wire reported Wednesday. The Defense Department said Tuesday the company will … Continue reading

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Kratos Lands Potential $109M Air Force Deal for Aerial Target Drones

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2018 — Kratos Defense and Security Solutions (Nasdaq: KTOS) will produce and deliver unmanned aerial target systems in support of the U.S. Air Force‘s weapons testing and evaluation activities under a potential $109 million contract, GovCon Wire reported … Continue reading

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Bell Boeing JPO to Supply Osprey Aircraft Variants to US, Japan for $4B

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 3, 2018 — Boeing‘s (NYSE: BA) joint venture with Bell Helicopter will provide variants of the V-22 Osprey tiltrotor aircraft to the U.S. military and Japan under a potential $4.19 billion contract modification from the U.S. Navy, GovCon Wire reported … Continue reading

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Lockheed Secures Potential $1.12B Air Force Deal for F-16 Block 70 Supply to Bahrain

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 26, 2018 — Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a potential $1.12 billion contract from the U.S. Air Force to manufacture 16 F-16 Block 70 fighter aircraft for Bahrain’s air force, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The Defense Department … Continue reading

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LMI Adds AWS Exec, Former Air Force Official as New Board Members

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 21, 2018 — LMI has named Amazon Web Services executive Teresa Carlson and former U.S. Air Force undersecretary Lisa Disbrow as new members of its board of directors, GovCon Wire reported Wednesday. The company said Wednesday Carlson, who serves … Continue reading

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BAE Systems Inc. Names New VP, GM for Air Force Solutions Business Area; Al Whitmore Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 8, 2018 — BAE Systems Inc. has hired Peter Trainer, formerly vice president and U.S. Air Force operations manager at Science Applications International Corp. (NYSE: SAIC), as VP and general manager of the Air Force solutions business … Continue reading

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AECOM Unit Lands $961M Deal for Air Force RPA Maintenance; John Vollmer Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 9, 2018 — An AECOM (NYSE: ACM) business unit will help maintain and operate the U.S. Air Force‘s MQ-9 Reaper and RQ-4 Global Hawk remotely piloted aircraft under a potential $961 million contract, GovCon Wire reported May 1. The company said … Continue reading

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Orbital ATK-Designed Satellites Launch for Air Force Mission; Chris Long Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 20, 2018 — The Orbital ATK-designed (NYSE: OA) ESPA Augmented Geostationary Laboratory Experiment and Mycroft satellites have been launched to space aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket for a U.S. Air Force mission, GovCon Wire reported Monday. … Continue reading

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