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LOCKHEED MARTIN LANDS $4.7B F-35 PRODUCTION CONTRACT
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
PATUXENT RIVER, Md. -- Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is awarded a $4,708,927,970 modification (P00033) to previously-awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm-target, firm-fixed-price contract N00019-17-C-0001. This modification is for the procurement of 78 F-35 combat aircraft (48 F-35A combat aircraft for the Air Force, 14 F-35B combat aircraft for the Marine Corps, 16 F-35C fighter aircraft for the Navy) and associated aircraft red gear.

Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas (63%); El Segundo, California (14%); Warton, United Kingdom (9%); Orlando, Florida (4%); Nashua, New Hampshire (3%); Baltimore, Maryland (3%); San Diego, California (2%); and various locations within and outside the continental U.S. (2%). Work is expected to be complete by March 2023.

Fiscal 2020 aircraft procurement (Air Force) funds in the amount of $2,723,463,387 will be obligated at time of award and fiscal 2020 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $1,985,464,583 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Source:  US Navy
Associated URL: navy.mil

 
LOCKHEED MARTIN WINS $818 MILLION JASSM CONTRACT
Thursday, April 2, 2020
NEWTOWN, Conn. -- Lockheed Martin has won a production contract for Lot 17 and Lot 18 of the Joint Air-to-Surface Stand-off Missile - Extended Range (JASSM-ER) version. This award is worth $818,210,722.

Under this contract, Lockheed Martin will build 360 Lot 17 JASSM-ERs for the U.S. Air Force and another 40 to meet Foreign Military Sales (FMS) requests. Lot 18 will involve the manufacture of 390 missiles.

The JASSM is a long-range strike missile designed to engage high-value, well-defended targets, both fixed and relocatable. This version is integrated with the U.S. Air Force's B-1B, B-2 and B-52 bombers, and its F-16 and F-15E fighters.

The JASSM-ER can be carried by B-1B bombers and F-15E fighters. The Air Force is working on integrating the JASSM-ER on the B-52H bomber, and F-35 Lightning II and F-16C/D combat aircraft.

Work on this current production contract will be completed by October 31, 2024.

Source:  Forecast Intelligence Center
Associated URL: Click here to visit
Author: L. Dickerson, Missile Systems 

 
LOCKHEED MARTIN AWARDED $8.5M FRENCH C-130J SUSTAINMENT CONTRACT
Tuesday, March 31, 2020
ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Ga. -- Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Corp., Marietta, Georgia, has been awarded a not-to-exceed $8,544,064 undefinitized modification (P0003) to contract FA8553-20-C-0001 for C-130J support. This contract is in support of long term sustainment for France's C-130J aircraft.

Work will be performed in Marietta, Georgia, and is expected to be completed Jan. 31, 2021.

This modification involves foreign military sales to the French Air Force and is the result of a sole-source acquisition and involves 100% Foreign Military Sales funds. Funds in the amount of $3,378,029 will be obligated at the time of award.

The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Georgia, is the contracting activity.

Source:  US Air Force
Associated URL: af.mil

 

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