Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Contract: Lockheed, $29.6M
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $29,574,329 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-02-C-3002) to define the tasks required to update the F-35 Lightening II Joint Strike Fighter Air System to be in compliance with informational security functional constraints. Work will be performed in Orlando, Fla., (70 percent) and Fort Worth (30 percent) and is expected to be completed in January 2017. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. (Source: DoD, 07/02/14) Gulf Coast note: Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is home of the F-35 training center.