Defense Intelligence Agency

March 30, 2021
By George I. Seffers
The Defense Intelligence Agency is prepared to release a new module for its Machine-assisted Analytic Rapid-repository System (MARS) that will automatically track foreign military forces. By HaseHoch2/Shutterstock

The U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), which is responsible for providing intelligence on foreign militaries, is prepared in the coming weeks to release a new capability for the Machine-assisted Analytic Rapid-repository System (MARS). The new module, known as Order of Battle, will provide insights into foreign military forces.

September 15, 2020
 

Command Master Chief Laura S. Nunley, USN, has been selected as the command senior enlisted leader for the Defense Intelligence Agency, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C.

November 6, 2019
 

Dynetics Inc., Hunstville, Alabama (HHM402-19-D-0023), was awarded a five-year base with possible five-year option, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a ceiling value of $737,992,267. This contract will provide support services for the Missile and Space Intelligence Center. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal and Huntsville, Alabama, with an expected completion date of October 31, 2029.  The contract was awarded through a full and open solicitation, and one offer was received. The Virginia Contracting Activity, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.

September 3, 2019
 

Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean, Virginia, has been awarded a time and materials contract (HHM402-19-C-0058) with a ceiling of $89,993,973 to provide support services for the Defense Intelligence Agency's (DIA) Directorate of Analysis. Through this award, DIA will procure services for the production, dissemination and tracking of DIA's finished intelligence products, including the development and maintenance of applications and tools used to perform the mission. Work will be performed in the National Capital Region with an expected completion date of February 28, 2025.

September 1, 2019
By Robert K. Ackerman
U.S. soldiers stand by for firing orders during exercise Agile Spirit 19 near Tbilisi, Georgia. A global threat picture vastly different from the one during the war on terrorism has compelled the Defense Intelligence Agency to revamp its technology base to serve greater levels of decision makers and warfighters.  U.S. Army photo

The new threat picture has signaled the time for defense intelligence to come together in an unprecedented common operating picture. This effort, which may include a moon shot equivalent known as MARS, will require many technology-driven improvements, according to the head of the Defense Intelligence Agency.

May 10, 2019
 

Engility Corp., Chantilly, Virginia was awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (HHM402-19-D-0003) with a maximum ceiling value of $106,000,000 for exploitation management support services to the Defense Intelligence Agency’s (DIA) National Media Exploitation Center (NMEC), Bethesda, Maryland. This contract has a five-year base ordering period and five one-year options, with a June 1, 2019, start date and a potential completion date of May 31, 2029. Through this award, DIA will procure document and media management, program support, and related intelligence support services for NMEC. Work is to be performed in the National Capital Region.

September 28, 2018
 

Grand Ground Enterprise LLC,* Washington, District of Columbia, has been awarded a base year plus four option years, with a potential six-month extension of services, time and materials contract (HHM402-18-F-0165) with an estimated ceiling of $61,261,552 to provide counterintelligence analysis support services for the Defense Intelligence Agency’s (DIA) Office of Counterintelligence and the Joint Staff Counterintelligence and Human Intelligence Deputy Directorate. Through this award, DIA will procure services to identify and neutralize threats to DIA personnel, information and missions that includes strategic-level analytic support focused on all-source analysis.

September 14, 2018
 

AT&T, Columbia, Maryland (HHM402-18-D-0006); Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., McLean, Virginia (HHM402-18-D-0007); Harris Corp., Palm Bay, Florida (HHM402-18-D-0008); KeyW Corp., Hanover, Maryland (HHM402-18-D-0009); Leidos Inc., Chantilly, Virginia (HHM402-18-D-0010); Lockheed Martin Corp., Littleton, Colorado (HHM402-18-D-0011); Macaulay-Brown Inc., Dayton, Ohio (HHM402-18-D-0012); Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Cincinnati, Ohio (HHM402-18-D-0013); and Southwest Research Institute, San Antonio, Texas (HHM402-18-D-0014), were awarded a five-year base plus five one-year option indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (ID/IQ), multiple-award contract called HELIOS with a combined ceiling value of $500,000,000.

March 28, 2018
 

Brig. Gen. Randall Reed, USAF, has been assigned as senior defense official and defense attaché, Turkey, Defense Intelligence Agency, Ankara, Turkey.

March 27, 2018
 

Brig. Gen. Robert B. Davis, USA, has been assigned as senior defense official and defense attaché-China (U.S. Pacific Command), Defense Intelligence Agency, China.

December 7, 2017
 

Maj. Gen. Thomas W. Geary, USAF, has been assigned as military deputy to the director, Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C. 

July 20, 2017
 

Maj. Gen. Scott D. Berrier, USA, has been assigned as the director, Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C. 

April 20, 2017
 

Col. Miguel A. Correa, USA, has been assigned as senior defense official and defense attaché–United Arab Emirates (U.S. Central Command), Defense Intelligence Agency, United Arab Emirates.

April 13, 2017
 

Brig. Gen. David E. Brigham, USA, has been assigned as senior defense official and defense attaché-India (U.S. Pacific Command), Defense Intelligence Agency, India.

September 22, 2016
 

Col. Robert S. Spalding III, USAF, has been selected to the grade of brigadier general and assigned as senior defense official and defense attaché–China, Defense Intelligence Agency, U.S. Embassy, China.

September 21, 2016
 

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., McLean, Virginia (HHM402-15-D-0014), was awarded a five-year time and materials task order with a maximum ceiling value of $268,000,000 if all options are exercised. The task order is incrementally funded, with $796,000 funded in fiscal 2016. The task order will provide infrastructure engineering and operation services to support Defense Intelligence Agency and intelligence community information technology requirements under the previously awarded Enhanced Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise (E-SITE), multiple award, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract vehicle.

May 5, 2016
 

Booz Allen Hamilton Inc., McLean, Virginia (HHM402-16-D-0013), was awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a maximum ceiling value of $400,000,000. The contract supports enterprise management services for the Defense Intelligence Agency chief information officer and other Intelligence Community/Department of Defense elements. The contract will provide help desk support for community-wide Intelligence Community Information Technology Enterprise Desktop Environment implementation. Work will be performed in the National Capital Region and additional locations worldwide.

April 18, 2016
 

Brig. Gen. Christopher M. Short, USAF, has been assigned as senior defense official and defense attaché-United Kingdom, Defense Intelligence Agency, U.S. Embassy, United Kingdom.

June 29, 2015
 

Parsons Government Services Inc., Huntsville, Alabama, is being awarded a ceiling $68,845,081 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a five-year ordering period. The contract provides scientific and technical support to the Defense Intelligence Agency’s Missile and Space Intelligence Center. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, with an expected completion date of June 25, 2020. The acquisition was solicited on the basis of full and open competition, and two bids were received. Funding will be obligated on individual task orders with the initial task order scheduled to be awarded July 7, 2015, at an estimated ceiling price of $1,300,000.

January 27, 2015
 

Dynetics, Huntsville, Alabama, is being awarded a ceiling $172,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with a five year ordering period. The contract provides scientific and technical support to the Defense Intelligence Agency's Missile and Space Intelligence Center. Work will be performed at Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, with an expected completion date of Jan. 25, 2020. The acquisition was solicited on the basis of full and open competition. Funding will be obligated on individual task orders. The Virginia Contracting Activity, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity (HHM402-15-D-0004).

June 2, 2014
 

Zel Technologies LLC of Hampton, Virginia, is being awarded a maximum $25 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract providing specialized services in science and engineering, business operation functions and other related services in support of the Defense Intelligence Agency’s (DIA) science and technology mission. The Virginia Contracting Activity, Washington, District of Columbia is the contracting activity (HHM402-14-D-0006).
 

May 15, 2014
 

Rear Adm. Adrian J. Jansen, USN, has been assigned as defense attaché, Beijing, China, United States Pacific Command, Defense Intelligence Agency.

 

Maj. Gen. Charles W. Hooper, USA, has been assigned as senior defense official/defense attaché-Cairo, U.S. Central Command, Defense Intelligence Agency, Egypt.

 

Brig. Gen. Bruce H. McClintock, USAF, has been assigned senior defense official/defense attaché, Defense Intelligence Agency, Moscow, Russia. 

March 23, 2012
By Henry Kenyon

Col. John T. Quintas, USAF, has been selected for promotion to brigadier general and assignment as senior defense official and defense attaché, Defense Intelligence Agency, United Kingdom.

September 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Wyle Laboratories Incorporated, Huntsville, Alabama, has recently been awarded several contracts. The first is a $49,181,949 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity requirements contract to provide research and analysis to replace existing handheld biometrics, which currently lack the required reliability, quality, and supportability. Research will provide biometric system assessments, technology, and architecture enhancements, and prototype development to enable information fusion. Specific deliverables include: analysis of alternatives, configuration analysis, sensitive site exploitation, and tagging/tracking location reports.

June 1, 2011
By Beverly Schaeffer

Brig. Gen. John D. Stauffer, USAF, has been assigned vice director for intelligence, J-2, Joint Staff (Defense Intelligence Agency), Pentagon, Washington, D.C.

March 16, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics Information Technology, Fairfax, Virginia, has been awarded a $40 million task order under the Solutions for the Information Technology Enterprise (SITE) contract to support the Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA). General Dynamics will provide 24-hour supervision for the Directorate for Information Management's enterprise service desk, which includes a customer call center and managing mission essential services. The company will be responsible for ensuring unresolved service desk requests are routed to the appropriate support organizations, as well as ensuring that all incidents are promptly and accurately documented in the incident tracking system.

November 19, 2010
By Beverly Schaeffer

Rear Adm. Paul B. Becker, USN, has been nominated for assignment as vice director for intelligence, J-2, Joint Staff, Defense Intelligence Agency, Washington, D.C.