Category: Business

HII awarded $11.5M for further repairs on USS Gerald R. Ford

Dec. 4 (UPI) — Hungtington Ingalls of Newport News, Va., was awarded an $11.5 million contract for further repairs on the troubled USS Gerald Ford aircraft...

President Donald Trump to seek $250M in additional military aid for Ukraine

Dec. 4 (UPI) — Pentagon and congressional sources confirmed Wednesday that President Donald Trump will seek at least another $250 million in security aid for...

Fisher Sand and Gravel nabs $400M contract for border wall in Arizona

Dec. 3 (UPI) — Fisher Sand and Gravel Co. has been awarded a $400 million contract to design and build a 31-mile section of the proposed wall along the U.S.-Mexico...

Navy awards $22.2B contract for nine Virginia-class submarines

Dec. 3 (UPI) — General Dynamics Electric Boat Corp. has been awarded a $22.2 billion contract modification to build nine Virginia-class submarines for the U.S....

Bell Boeing awarded $218.7M for V-22 Osprey support

Dec. 2 (UPI) — The Bell Boeing Joint Project Office has received a new one-year contract for logistics and support on the V-22 Osprey platform. The $218.7 million...

USS Harry S. Truman, carrier strike group join 6th Fleet in Atlantic Ocean

An F/A-18E Super Hornet, attached to the “Sunliners” of Strike Fighter Squadron 81, takes off from the flight deck of the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS...

Raytheon wins $74.7M Navy contract for landing platform dock work

Dec. 2 (UPI) — Raytheon has been awarded a $74.7 million contract for services on the U.S. Navy’s amphibious transport dock ships. Under the new deal,...

Canada declines to raise defense spending above 2 percent NATO benchmark

Dec. 2 (UPI) — As leaders of NATO countries prepare to convene in London, Canada remains below the benchmark of two percent of GDP, NATO data indicate. Each NATO...

Raytheon nets $97.3M Navy contract for AN/SPY-6 radar work

Nov. 25 (UPI) — Raytheon Co. received a $97.3 million contract modification for production and support of the U.S. Navy’s Air and Missile Defense Radar...

GE awarded $1.3B for T700 helicopter engines to Army, Navy, Air Force

General Electric on Monday contracted to deliver T700 engines, which power several aircraft, including the UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter, pictured, to the Army, Navy, and...

Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Mark Milley meets with Israeli, Jordanian leaders

Nov. 25 (UPI) — Gen. Mark Milley, Chairman of the U.S. Joint Chiefs of Staff, met with leaders in Israel and Jordan over the weekend as he began a fact-finding...

Northrop Grumman opens Warsaw office for IBCS battle command system

Northrop Grumman vice president Dan Verwiel, L, U.S. Ambassador to Poland Georgette Mosbacher, C, and Northrop Grumman vice president Tarik Reyes, R, opened the...