Thursday, September 8, 2016
Contract: Lockheed, $10M
Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $10,019,765 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-13-C-0008) to exercise an option to procure additional diminishing manufacturing sources electronic components in support of the F-35 aircraft. Work will be performed in Fort Worth and is expected to be completed in December 2018. This contract combines purchases for the Air Force (49 percent); Marine Corps (28.38 percent), and Navy (13.13 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting authority. (Source: DoD, 09/08/16) Gulf Coast note: Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is home of the F-35 integrated training center and reprogramming lab.