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By | February 25, 2008

      Boeing Gains $77 Million Pact For LAIRCM Laser Tracker Gear

      The Air Force gave the McDonnell Douglas Corp. unit of The Boeing Co. [BA] a $77 million contract change for laser tracker gear.

      McDonnell Douglas, at its Long Beach, Calif. installation, is being awarded an undefinitzed contract modification for CCP 0575, Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasure (LAIRCM) Additional Guardian Laser Tracker Assemblies (GLTA) Installs; 37 kits and 37 installs, spares, and proposal prep.

      Raytheon Gains $17.8 Million Sea Sparrow Contract Change

      The Navy gave Raytheon Co. [RTN] a $17.8 million change to a contract for SeaSparrow missiles gear.

      Under the change order, Raytheon is to provide gear related to the SeaSparrow: Mk 57 MOD 12/13 NATO Seasparrow Surface Missile System (NSSMS) Ordnance Alteration (ORDALT) Kits, MK 73 Solid State Transmitter (SSTx) ORDALT Kits, MK 29 Guided Missile Launcher System (GMLS) Evolved Seasparrow Missile (ESSM) ORDALT Kits and related spares for U.S. Navy aircraft carriers, amphibious assault (LHA/LHD) ships, and consortium ship installations.

      The work will be performed in Portsmouth, R.I., (23 percent); Andover, Mass., (22 percent); Waterloo, Canada (14 percent); Windber, Pa., (13 percent); Long Island, N.Y., (15 percent); and Dallas, Texas (13 percent) by February 2010.

      The Naval Sea Systems Command in Washington, D.C., manages the contract.

      Raytheon Receives $14 Million Patriot Engineering Order

      The Army gave Raytheon Co. [RTN] a $14 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Patriot engineering services.

      Raytheon Integrated Defense Co., in Bedford, Mass., will perform the work in Tewksbury, Mass, by Jan. 31.

      There was one bid solicited on Aug. 26, 2003, and one bid was received.

      The Army Aviation and Missile Command at Redstone Arsenal, Ala., handles the contract.

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