As China, Russia and Iran continue to develop capabilities that could circumvent U.S. missile defenses, technology under development by one defense industry contracting giant has piqued the interest of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency.
The Missile Defense Agency is announcing the award of a sole-source indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to Lockheed Martin Corporation, Sunnyvale, California. The total ceiling award value is $515.4 million.
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, Sunnyvale, California, is being awarded a sole-source letter contract at a total not-to-exceed price of $1.96 billion to supply two Terminal High Altitude Area Defense Weapon Systems and provide support services under a Foreign Military Sale to the United Arab Emirates. The Missile Defense Agency, Huntsville, Alabama, is the contracting activity.