Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Contract: Lockheed, $7M

Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $7,011,951 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-12-C-0004) to exercise an option for interim contractor support for the F-35 Low-Rate Initial Production Lot VII air systems. Work will be performed at Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort, S.C. (55 percent), and Marine Corps Air Station Yuma, Ariz. (45 percent), and is expected to be completed in November 2015. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. (Source: DoD, 11/24/14) Gulf Coast note: Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., is home of the F-35 integrated training center.