Raytheon Lands $700 Million Air Force Contract
The U.S. Department of Defense has sent out a bevy of big contracts, including a colossal $700,000,000 deal for Raytheon Technical Services Company.
Raytheon received the indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity Air Force contract to work on the North American Aerospace Defense Command Cheyenne Mountain Complex. According to the Department of Defense, the award was giving due to a competitive acquisition.
As part of the program, sustainment services and products will be provided by the contractor in order to care for the Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment (ITW/AA) and Space Support Contract covered systems. The program will give ITW/AA leaders timely warning and attack assessments of threats through the air and space in addition to missile dangers.
Work on the project will conducted at Peterson Air Force Base and Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station, both of Colorado; Vandenberg Air Force Base in California; and Offutt Air Force Base, which is located in Nebraska. The eyed completion date for the project is March 30, 2020.
Raytheon nabbed a second, albeit much less valuable modification to a foreign military sale sole-source contract worth $8.2 million. The purpose of the Army contract is to repair and return PATRIOT missile parts. Work on the project will be conducted in Andover, Mass. And is expected to be completed on Dec. 31, 2016.
United Launch Services received a plump, $90.3 million firm fixed-price Air Force contract modification for launch vehicle production services (LVPS) demanded under the contract’s requirements.