Navy Contracts – December 10, 2015

Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $21,500,000 modification to a previously awarded advance acquisition contract (N00019-13-C-0008) to purchase, manufacture, and install various components to update the configuration of four conventional takeoff and landing variant F-35 Lightning II aircraft for the Government of Japan under the Foreign Military Sales program.  In addition, this modification provides for updates to associated systems engineering products.   Work will be performed in Fort Worth, Texas, and is expected to be completed in December 2016.  Foreign military sales funds in the amount of $21,500,000 are being 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 authority.