Tag Archives: U.S. Air Force

Boeing Secures $600M Contract Modification to Complete Initial Design of New Presidential Planes

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 15, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) will work to complete the preliminary design for two 747-8 aircraft that will be converted to presidential planes as part of a potential $600 million contract modification from the U.S. Air Force, … Continue reading

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Leidos Appoints Former Air Force CIO William Bender as Strategic Accounts Exec; Gerry Fasano Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 7, 2017 — Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) has hired William Bender, formerly chief information officer of the U.S. Air Force, as senior vice president for strategic accounts and government relations, GovCon Wire reported Wednesday. The company said Tuesday the retired … Continue reading

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Boeing, Northrop Chosen for Air Force GBSD Tech Maturation, Risk Reduction Work

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 23, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) and Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) have received separate contracts from the U.S. Air Force for the technology maturation and risk reduction phase of the Ground-Based Strategic Deterrent program, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. The … Continue reading

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Mitre Names New VPs to Lead Intelligence, Military & Gov’t Programs

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 18, 2017 — Mitre has made a series of executive appointments for new vice presidents to oversee its intelligence, military and government programs in efforts to build on the company’s technical innovation capabilities, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. The … Continue reading

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Raytheon Lands $75M Air Force Contract for Small Diameter Bomb Technical Support

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 25, 2017 — Raytheon‘s (NYSE: RTN) missile systems unit will provide technical support for the U.S. Air Force‘s Small Diameter Bomb II program under a potential $75 million contract, GovCon Wire reported Monday. The Defense Department said Friday the … Continue reading

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Boeing Secures $93M Contract for E-3 Sentry Support to Air Force, Int’l Customers

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2017 — Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential $92.9 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for sustainment engineering and technical support for the E-3 Sentry airborne warning and control system aircraft, GovCon Wire reported … Continue reading

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Lockheed-Boeing JV to Launch Space Test Satellite Under $191M Air Force Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 3, 2017 — A joint venture between Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) and Boeing (NYSE: BA) has secured a potential $191.1 million contract from the U.S. Air Force to launch a new satellite that will work to support … Continue reading

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Raytheon Gets $375M to Update Air Force Weapon System Software; Dave Wajsgras Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 28, 2017 — Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will help update the Air Force Materiel Command‘s Air and Space Operations Center Weapon System baseline software under a potential $375 million contract, GovCon Wire reported Thursday. The company said Wednesday the … Continue reading

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Jacobs to Support Systems Dev’t at USAF Bases Under $205M Task Order; Darren Kraabel Comments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 15, 2017 — Jacobs Engineering Group (NYSE: JEC) has secured a potential $204.9 million task order from the U.S. Air Force to provide information technology support to the 53rd Wing, GovCon Wire reported Tuesday. The company said … Continue reading

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Orbital ATK to Supply Sidewinder Missile Rocket Motors Under Air Force Contract

TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 6, 2017 — Orbital ATK (NYSE: OA) has received a $67 million contract from the U.S. Air Force for the production of AIM-9P Sidewinder missile rocket motors for foreign military sales customers, GovCon Wire reported Friday. The … Continue reading

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