Sunday, January 31, 2016

Contract: Lockheed, $61.9M

Lockheed Martin Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $61,943,088 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-15-C-0031) for recurring logistics services support for F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter aircraft. Services to be provided include ground maintenance activities; action request resolution; depot activation activities; Automatic Logistics Information System operations and maintenance; reliability, maintainability and health management implementation and support; supply chain management; and activities to provide and support pilot and maintainer initial training. Work will be performed in Ft. Worth, Texas (35 percent); El Segundo, Calif. (25 percent); Warton, United Kingdom (20 percent); Orlando, Fla. (10 percent); Nashua, N.H. (5 percent); and Baltimore, Md. (5 percent). Work is expected to be completed in February 2016. This contract combines purchases for the Air Force (55 percent); Marine Corps (21 percent); Navy (16 percent); and non-DoD participants (8 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. (Source: DoD, 01/29/16) Gulf Coast note: Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is home of the F-35 integrated training center.