Tag Archives: NAVAIR

KBR Wins $42.5M Task Order Under DoD IAC MAC to Advance Defense Training; Byron Bright Quoted

Byron Bright

KBR has been awarded a $42.5 million, cost-plus-fixed-fee recompete task order under the Department of Defense Information Analysis Center's (DoD IAC) multiple-award contract (MAC) by the U.S. Air Force (USAF) Installation Contracting Center, the company reported on Tuesday.

Read More »

NAVAIR Awards Hughes $3.5M Follow-On Contract to Enhance Airborne Communications; Rick Lober Quoted

navair-awards-hughes-35m-follow-on-contract-to-enhance-airborne-communications-rick-lober-quoted

Hughes Network Systems has received $3.5 million follow-on contract by the U.S. Naval Air Systems (NAVAIR) to provide SATCOM systems integration for the U.S. Coast Guard on its HC-27J aircraft, the company announced on Monday

Read More »

Navy Concludes Dev’t Test of New Mid-Band Jammer

navy-concludes-devt-test-of-new-mid-band-jammer

The U.S. Navy trialed the performance of its Raytheon-made, mid-band jammer prototype in a three-month testing period. Engineering development models of the Next Generation Jammer Mid-Band demonstrated basic functions and data collection of electromagnetic environmental effects in an anechoic chamber, Naval Air Systems Command said Thursday.

Read More »

Perspecta Labs Receives NAVAIR Award to Mature and Enhance 1553 Bus Defender Solution; Petros Mouchtaris Quoted

Perspecta announced on Tuesday that its innovative applied research arm, Perspecta Labs has been awarded a one-year, one million dollar contract from the U.S. Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to enhance and mature its Bus Defender solution for operational testing in airborne platforms.

Read More »

US Marines Log 1M Flight Hours With CH-53E Heavy Lift Helicopter

The U.S. Marine Corps has recorded 1 million flight hours for its CH-53E Super Stallion fleet since the heavy-lift helicopter platform, manufactured by Lockheed Martin's Sikorsky subsidiary, entered service in 1981. Marines have used the aircraft to transport personnel, vehicles and equipment during amphibious assault and long-range insertion missions. Naval Air Systems Command said Wednesday

Read More »

NAVAIR: New Presidential Helicopter Production to Start Soon

The Naval Air Systems Command will begin production for the Sikorsky VH-92A helicopter aircraft, USNI News reported Monday. The command received three helicopter units and is slated to make a milestone decision at the end of May in line with the aircraft's production. The military service expects the aircraft to enter initial operational capability in 2020 and full-production efforts in 2023.

Read More »