Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

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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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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