Monday, May 19, 2014

Contract: Lockheed, $9.8M

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $9,830,814 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-02-C-3002) to execute Mode 5 Identification Friend or Foe for the F-35 air system. Work will be performed in El Segundo, Calif. (35 percent); San Diego, Calif. (35 percent); and Fort Worth, Texas (30 percent), and is expected to be completed in May 2016. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity. (Source: DoD, 05/19/14) Gulf Coast note: Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is home of the F-35 training center.