Posts from GovConWire for 08/19/2016

Boeing Gets $2.8B Air Force Contract Modification for Lots 1 & 2 Pegasus Tankers

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has been awarded a potential two-year, $2.81 billion contract modification to deliver a total of 19 KC-46A Pegasus low-rate initial production aircraft to the U.S. Air Force. The service branch made the award for the first two LRIP lots after the aircraft received Milestone C approval from the Defense Department on Aug…
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USAF Awards Boeing Potential $254M F-15 Aircraft Fatigue Testing IDIQ

Boeing (NYSE: BA) has received a potential $254.2 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite–quantity contract to test, repair and analyze the aircraft test articles for the U.S. Air Force’s F-15C and F-15E jets…
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5 Firms Win Spots on $78M Air Force Weapon, C4I Systems Support IDIQ

The U.S. Air Force has awarded five companies positions on a potential three-year, $78.4 million contract to provide information technology support for the military branch’s weapons and command, control, communications, computers and intelligence systems…
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Boeing to Support U.K. P-8A Aircraft Production Under $68M Navy Contract Modification

Boeing has landed a $68.4 million contract modification from the U.S. Navy to obtain long-lead parts needed for the production of P-8A Poseidon multimission maritime patrol aircraft for the U.K. The Defense Department said Thursday the company will also provide manufacturing support for two full-rate production 4 Lot 8 P-8As under the foreign military sales program…
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Parsons Lands 2 Advisory, Assistance Services Contracts With MDA

The Missile Defense Agency has awarded Parsons two cost-plus-fixed-fee contracts worth a combined $48 million to provide advisory and assistance services for MDA’s Ballistic Missile Defense System and Space and Directed Energy programs…
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Collab9 Obtains FedRAMP Authorization for Unified Comms Platform; Kevin Schatzle Comments

Los Angeles-based cloud communication services provider collab9 has received an authority-to-operate under the Federal Risk and Authorization Management Program to offer its unified communications-as-a-service platform to public sector organizations…
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Raytheon to Help MDA Develop Standard Missile-3 Circuit Card Testing System

The Missile Defense Agency has awarded Raytheon an $18.2 million contract modification to develop and implement an acceptance test platform for circuit card assemblies and stacks of the Standard Missile-3 Block IIA system…
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Lovell Government Services to Offer Bodimetrics’ Telehealth Devices Through VA Federal Supply Schedule

Lovell Government Services and Bodimetrics have partnered to offer the latter’s portfolio of telehealth devices to the Department of Veterans Affairs and other federal agencies via the Federal Supply Schedule contract vehicle…
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OPM Kicks Off Search for Deputy CIO

The Office of Personnel Management is looking for a deputy chief information officer to coordinate OPM’s information technology plans and policies. OPM said in a USAJobs notice posted Wednesday the deputy CIO will also manage relationships with agency senior executives, contractors and other external business partners as well as monitor progress on meeting IT objectives and strategies…
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August 18 Market Close: GovCon Index Lifted on CACI Earnings Beat, Energy Leads US Stock Gains on Oil Spike

Executive Mosaic’s GovCon Index rebounded Thursday from a two-session stretch of losses on a surge by CACI International‘s (NYSE: CACI) stock after the government services contractor topped Wall Street’s fourth quarter and full-year forecasts…
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