Monday, May 7, 2012

Contract: Lockheed Martin, $14.2M

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Ft. Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $14,165,940 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee contract to implement required design changes that allow coalition training operations for the F-35. Work will be performed at Orlando, Fla. (55 percent), Fort Worth, Texas (34 percent), and El Segundo, Calif. (11 percent). Work is expected to be completed in December 2016. Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. (Source: DoD, 05/07/12) Gulf Coast note: Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is home of the F-35 training center.