Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Peraton to Continue USAF Cross-Domain Cyber Tech Support Under $66M Deal; Gus Bontzos Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 8, 2018 — Peraton has secured a $66M contract from the U.S. Air Force for the extension of the company’s work to manage cyber technology platforms across different domains, GovCon Wire reported Dec. 21. The company said … Continue reading

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Raytheon Receives $434M Contract Modification for Sidewinder Block II Missile Deliveries

TYSONS CORNER, VA, January 3, 2018 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will supply Lot 18 AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II missiles to the U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force as well as seven foreign military sales customers under a potential $434.4M contract modification, GovCon … Continue reading

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Leidos Taps Tim Freeman as Defense Group SVP for Business Dev’t; Roy Stevens Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 14, 2018 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has hired Tim Freeman, former business development director for mission support and modernization at Raytheon (NYSE: RTN), as senior vice president of business development and strategy for the Leidos Defense Group, … Continue reading

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ManTech Lands $158M Contract for Security Services to AF Space Command; Rick Wagner Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 26, 2018 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) will work with the U.S. Air Force to protect “mission-critical” space programs under a potential $158M contract, GovCon Wire reported Oct. 31. The company said Oct. 30 it will deliver … Continue reading

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LMI Taps Air Force Vet Patrick Kumashiro as Director for USAF Market

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 13, 2018 — LMI has hired U.S. Air Force veteran Patrick Kumashiro, former principal of Kumashiro Consulting, as director for the Air Force market following the transition of predecessor Patrick Mahoney to a new role, GovCon Wire reported … Continue reading

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General Atomics Lands $263M Air Force Contract for Reaper UAVs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 7, 2018 — A business unit of General Atomics will supply fiscal 2018 MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles to the U.S. Air Force under a new $263.4M contract, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Monday General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Inc. will produce the … Continue reading

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Northrop Lands $792M Air Force OTA as One of Chosen Companies for EELV Prototype Effort

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 12, 2018 — Northrop Grumman‘s (NYSE: NOC) innovation systems business has received a potential $791.6M other transaction agreement with the U.S. Air Force as one of three companies chosen to develop rocket prototypes for the Evolved Expendable … Continue reading

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Air Force Vet Gene Morabito Named Chenega Security International President; Timothy Lamb Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 4, 2018 — Chenega appointed Gene Morabito, former president of its Chenega Infinity subsidiary, to lead the company’s security international subsidiary as president, GovCon Wire reported Sept. 19. The company said Morabito will help drive Chenega … Continue reading

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Mitre to Support National Security Engineering Center Under $407M Air Force Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, September 5, 2018 — Mitre will support the U.S. Air Force as administrator of a federally funded research and development center in Massachusetts under a $406.8M contract, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. The Defense Department said Friday the nonprofit organization … Continue reading

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ManTech Lands $116M in Task Orders for Manned, Unmanned Aircraft Systems Update; Kevin Phillips Quoted

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 20, 2018 — ManTech International (Nasdaq: MANT) will help the U.S. Air Force update systems aboard U.S. Navy manned and unmanned aircraft for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations under two task orders worth a combined $116M, GovCon … Continue reading

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