FOREIGN MILITARY SALES (FMS) – Through FMS, the U.S. government procures and transfers materiel to allied nations and international organizations.
Boeing received $7,758,625 for FMS (Iraq): 6 ScanEagle systems, support equipment, training, site activation, tech services, and data.
Boeing received $9,975,624 for FMS (Philippines): 6 ScanEagle systems, support equipment, training, site activation, etc. 15% work in Nueva Ecija.
Boeing received $10,684,058 for FMS (Indonesia) for post-production support on eight AH-64E helicopters. One bid solicited, one received.
GovSource Inc. received $7,594,141 for FMS (Iraq): training, material, and life support to SOF trainees at King Abdullah II Special Operations Training Center, Amman, Jordan.
Lockheed Martin received $28,474,727 FMS (Taiwan): modernized target acquisition designation sight, pilot night vision sensors post-production support services. One bid solicited, one received.
L-3 received $16,487,744 for FMS (Syria & Iraq): 77,114 M783 point detonating / delay fuzes.
MD Helicopters received $1,385,497,987 for FMS (Afghanistan): roughly 150 MD 530F aircraft and required production support services.
Textron received $12,692,527 for FMS (Afghanistan National Defense & Security Forces): mobile strike force vehicle.
Trace Systems Inc. received $49,392,866 for FMS (Iraq): support Iraq's Very Small Aperture Terminal Network. One bid solicited, one received.
FMS TO UNDEMOCRATIC REGIMES – The U.S. State Department recently approved a $3.8 billion weapons deal with Bahrain, one of the worst human rights abusers in the Gulf. DonÕt forget, the UK is another Western democracy that loves arming oppressive regimes.
Aviation Training Consulting received $43,694,625 for FMS (Kuwait): KC-130J aircrew & maintenance training and support and L-100 transition training.
Boeing received $15,236,487 for FMS (Kuwait): F/A-18 C/D Joint Helmet Mounting Cueing System Integration retrofit supplies / services in St. Louis, MO (70%); Ahmed Al-Jaber AB Kuwait (30%).
General Dynamics received $20,615,139 for USA & FMS (Australia, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia): MK82-6 bomb bodies (10,933), MK84-4 bomb bodies (866), MK84-10 bomb bodies (1,365). More bombs for Saudi war crimes.
Lockheed Martin received $103,287,296 for FMS (Croatia, Lebanon, Jordan, UAE): Hellfire II missiles. Using BAE Systems surveillance software, the UAE is disappearing people who voice criticism of the ruling regime.
ManTech received $44,915,177 for FMS (Iraq, Egypt): MRAP logistics sustainment in Afghanistan, Egypt, Horn of Africa, Iraq, Kuwait, other locations.
Odyssey Systems Consulting Group received $8,159,916 for professional acquisition support services for FMS division at Hanscom AFB and Eglin AFB. Involves FMS to Australia, UAE, NATO, Qatar, Turkey, UK, Egypt, Greece, Indonesia, Iraq, Jordan, South Korea, Morocco, Oman, Poland, Singapore, Thailand, Taiwan, Saudi Arabia, France, India, Norway, Belgium, Japan, Denmark, Netherlands, Portugal.
Raytheon received $31,485,233 for FMS (Saudi Arabia; Lebanon): TOW missiles; received $292,436,322 for FMS (Saudi Arabia, Lebanon, Thailand, Bahrain, Morocco): TOW missiles; $300,088,180 for TOW missiles for USA and FMS (Lebanon, Jordan, Morocco). Raytheon received another $300,088,180 for TOW missiles for USA, Lebanon, Jordan, Morocco.
Raytheon received $32,332,259 for Joint Standoff Weapon technical support for U.S. Navy, Australia, Finland, Greece, Poland, Saudi Arabia, Taiwan, Turkey, Qatar. Not competitive, per FAR 6.302-1.
Robertson Fuel Systems received $175,969,611 for FMS (India, Indonesia, Qatar, UK) and USA: auxiliary fuel systems on AH-64.
United Technologies received $8,672,257 for engineering & technical services on F-15 / F-16 engines. Involves FMS (Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Morocco, Taiwan, South Korea, Indonesia). Sole-source.
UNINHABITED VEHICLES & CRAFT
AeroVironment Inc. $7,350,005 for Switchblade contractor logistics support in Simi Valley, CA;
General Atomics received $19,155,072 for 15,000 flight hours for MQ-1C Gray Eagle performance-based logistics. General Atomics received $27,031,073 for MQ-1C program services. General Atomics received $54,972,496 for MQ-1C engineering. General Atomics $163,212,869 for MQ-1C extended range supplemental production hardware. General Atomics received $163,212,869 for MQ-1C extended range supplemental production hardware. Raytheon $29,776,287 for 21 Common Sensor Payload systems for MQ-1C.
General Atomics received $30,349,667 to continue to demonstrate passive MDA configured MQ-9 in two BMDS tests and five continental U.S. tests. Sole-source.
Textron received $12,850,000 for 13 sets of tactical common data link mobile maintenance facility spares in support of Shadow. Textron received $22,000,000 for two Shadow systems for the Army National Guard.
Syracuse Research Corp. $13,305,000 to upgrade Increment 1 Mobile Low, Slow, Small UAS Integrated Defeat System [.pdf] Electronic Warfare on roughly 11 vehicles. Syracuse Research Corp. received $14,245,416 for additional sustainment spares.
RECRUITMENT & RETENTION – The Pentagon spends hundreds of millions of dollars each year to convince U.S. citizens to fight in optional wars.
RRDS Inc. received $49,900,000 for Joint Recruiting Facilities Committee bullet-resisting panels. One bid solicited, one received.
Nalco Construction, Tremco, Cosmezz Costruzioni Mezzedimi, SpendSmart Group received a shared $25,000,000 for construction / renovation of buildings, facilities, & infrastructure at Camp Lemonnier and locations throughout Djibouti.
American International Contractors received $19,963,000 for runway repairs, Muwaffaq Salti Air Base, Jordan.
American International Contractors-Archirodon received $48,148,000 to replace the Mina Salman Pier in Manama, Bahrain.
Leidos received $8,811,831 to operate & maintain the Aerial Optical Change Detection system. Work in Bridgewater, VA, and Bagram, Afghanistan.
Mission 1st Group Inc. received $23,319,615 for network & communication, engineering & installation support for U.S. Army Central Command (ARCENT) and 335th Signal Command Theater Provisional in USCENTCOM. Work in Kuwait City, Kuwait; Bagram, Afghanistan; Amman, Jordan.
Bryan 77 Construction JV received $28,350,789 for European Reassurance Initiative base upgrades at Mihail Kogalniceanu Airbase, Romania.
M.A. Mortenson Co. received $40,338,000 to design & build SOF Training Detachment One Operations Facility at Naval Base Coronado.
RQ Construction received $59,530,000 to design & build SEAL Team Operations Facilities for SEAL teams 5&7 at Naval Special Warfare Coastal Campus.
Sierra Nevada received $205,000,000 to support USSOCOM Dismounted Counter Radio-Controlled IED Electronic Warfare systems. Sole source.
DEFENSE ADVANCED RESEARCH PROJECTS AGENCY (DARPA)
Orbital ATK received $21,441,308 for a DARPA research project under the Advanced Full Range Engine program.
DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE AGENCY (DIA)
Advantage SCI received $17,774,257 to help DIA with security programs, classification management, security education & training, industrial & personnel security, police & threat management. IT Concepts Inc. received $8,063,414 to support DIA Office of Human Resources.
New Age Protection received $23,507,236 to provide access control program management support re: vehicle & personnel entering / departing DIA facilities.
MultiLingual Solutions received $39,072,931 for translation support to DIAÕs NMEC.
Vexterra Group received $16,062,717 for services & operational support for a Science & Technology Integration Lab (STIL) at DIAÕs NMEC in Bethesda, MD; received $16,062,717 for services & operational lab support to DIAÕs NMEC.
University Research Foundation received $9,674,378 for optical science and optical material R&D in Washington, DC.
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK (RTP)
AT&T received $35,796,074 for integrated voice, video, instant messaging/chat, presence, and screen sharing.