F-22

November 8, 2021
Posted by Kimberly Underwood
Lockheed Martin will provide sustainment and modernization of the F-22 Raptor for the Air Force over the next ten years. Credit: Lockheed Martin

On November 5, the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, or LCMC, issued a 10-year, $10,863,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to Lockheed Martin Corp. of Fort Worth, Texas, for the Advanced Raptor Enhancement & Sustainment (ARES) program of the Air Force's F-22 Program Office. Under the effort, Lockheed will provide the necessary supplies and services to sustain and modernize the F-22 Raptor, including modernization hardware kit procurement and services such as upgrades, enhancements and fixes, as well as performance-based logistics services.

June 21, 2021
 

Aechelon Technology, San Francisco, California, has been awarded a $24,069,170, firm-fixed price, C-type option contract for Image Generation Systems. Image Generators are required to support high fidelity F-35 and F-22 JSE Flight Simulation Visual Display Systems in Joint Simulation Environment. Work will be performed at Edwards Air Force Base and Nellis AFB, and is expected to be completed by July 31, 2023, if option is exercised. This award is the result of a non-competitive, sole-source acquisition.  Fiscal 2020 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $20,252,904 are being obligated at the time of the award. The Air Force Training Center, Edwards AFB, is the contracting activity (FA9302-21-C-0011).

June 1, 2019
By Shaun Waterman

Lockheed Martin’s F-22 Raptor is one of the most advanced fighter jets on the planet—not to mention one of the fastest. But over the past few years, as other nations began to test-fly and deploy their own fifth-generation fighters, Lockheed Martin realized that its software development practices were holding it back, delivering new capabilities to the Raptor too slowly to maintain its dominance.

November 12, 2013
 

Lockheed Martin Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, has been awarded a $19,763,075 option exercise (P0050) to an existing cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (FA8611-08-C-2897) to retrofit fielded mission training centers without the window visual systems upgrade and night vision goggles capability. Effort includes upgrades for F-22 training systems at Sheppard Air Force Base (AFB), Texas; Tyndall AFB, Fla.; Langley AFB, Va.; Hickam AFB, Hawaii, and Elmendorf AFB, Alaska. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

September 23, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
Lockheed Martin Corp., Fort Worth, Texas, has been awarded a $24,851,082 modification (P00199) to previously awarded FA8611-08-C-2897 for technology upgrades to facilitate a new operating system. Effort includes technology refresh for F-22 training systems at Sheppard, Tyndall, Langley, Nellis, Hickam, and Elmendorf Air Force Bases. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

September 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Forth Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $7,668,445 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification for F-22 software maintenance based on root cause analysis. Work will be performed at Marietta, Georgia. The Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

March 18, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a more than $18 million contract modification for non-recurring labor, materials and 233 kits to update the configuration of the electronics warfare power supply on the F-22 fleet. U.S. Air Force Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.