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Davidson Assigned to U.S. Fleet Forces Command

October 21, 2014

Vice Adm. Philip S. Davidson, USN, has been appointed to the rank of admiral and assigned as commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk, Virginia.

Toffler to Provide Strategic Integration Support

October 17, 2014

Toffler Associates, Reston, Virginia, recently announced it has been selected by an agency within the Department of Homeland Security as the prime contractor to provide strategic integration support services. The awarded blanket purchase agreement includes a total potential value of $50 million over five years (one-year base and four one-year option periods). Under the agency's strategic integration vehicle, Toffler Associates will provide mission critical operational integration, requirements development, analysis and improvement, organizational effectiveness and communications support services.

L-3 to Upgrade Argentine C-130 Communications

October 15, 2014

L-3 Communications Integrated Systems LP, Waco, Texas, has been awarded an undefinitized contract action not to exceed $68,874,672 for standardization, removal of obsolescence and upgrade program for the Argentine Air Force. Contractor will modify five C-130s to upgrade and enhance their communication, navigation, airworthiness and air traffic management systems. Work will be performed at Waco, Texas, and Cordoba, Argentina, and is expected to be completed by May 31, 2019. This contract is 100 percent foreign military sales. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity (FA8553-15-C-0003).


Denmark Procures Transmitter Receivers

October 15, 2014

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Owego, New York, has been awarded a maximum $8,618,751 firm-fixed-price contract for transmitter receivers. This contract was a sole-source acquisition. This is a three-year base contract with no option periods. Location of performance is New York, with a Jan. 22, 2017, performance completion date. Using service is Denmark. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2015 foreign military sales funding. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation, Philadelphia (SPRWA1-13-D-2000-THBM). (Awarded Oct. 13, 2014.)

Atlas to Support Airborne Mine Neutralization System

October 15, 2014

Atlas North America LLC, Virginia Beach, Virginia, is being awarded an $8,022,044 firm-fixed-priced, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity requirements contract for depot-level repair, maintenance, modifications, engineering services and spare parts for the AN/ASQ-232 Airborne Mine Neutralization System (AMNS) to support the Navy for the currently deployed Airborne Mine Countermeasures legacy systems. The AMNS provides neutralization of shallow and deep-water mines located by the AN/AQS-24A Mine Detecting Set and/or other mine countermeasures assets. The system is used by Navy ships and helicopters. This contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $43,294,929. Work will be performed in Panama City Beach, Florida (60 percent); Bahrain (25 percent); Virginia Beach, Virginia (10 percent); South Korea (2.5 percent); and Japan (2.5 percent); and is expected to be completed by October 2015. No funds will be obligated at the time of award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division, Panama City, Florida, is the contracting activity (N61331-15-D-0002).

Keys Named Vice President of Avaya Government Solutions Sales

October 16, 2014

Avaya Government Solutions, Fairfax, Virginia, has named Susan Pompliano Keys its vice president, Avaya Government Solutions Sales.

Kwast Assigned to Air Education and Training Command

October 16, 2014

Maj. Gen. Steven L. Kwast, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assigned as commander and president, Air University, Air Education and Training Command, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama. 

Luscher Assigned to Navy Reserve

October 16, 2014

Capt. Thomas W. Luscher, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral and will be assigned as deputy chief of Navy Reserve, N095, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C. 

Fogarty Assigned to Cyber Center of Excellence

October 16, 2014

Maj. Gen. Stephen G. Fogarty, USA, has been assigned as commanding general, Cyber Center of Excellence, Fort Gordon, Georgia.

O’Shaughnessy Assigned to U.S. Forces Korea

October 16, 2014

Maj. Gen. Terrence J. O’Shaughnessy, USAF, has been nominated for appointment to the rank of lieutenant general and assigned as deputy commander, U.N. Command Korea; deputy commander, U.S. Forces Korea; commander, Air Component Command, Republic of Korea/U.S. Combined Forces Command; and commander, Seventh Air Force, Pacific Air Forces, Osan Air Base, Korea. 


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