Lockheed Martin awarded $348.92M Naval Air Systems Command contract
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $348.92M cost-plus-incentive-fee contract to provide the infrastructure to support developmental laboratory facilities and flight test activities in support of F-35 development, production and sustainment. Work will be performed at Edwards Air Force Base, California, Patuxent River, Maryland and Fort Worth, Texas and is expected to be completed in March 2020. FY18 research, development, test and evaluation and non-Department of Defense participant funds in the amount of $177.04M will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the Air Force, Marine Corps, Navy and non-DOD participants. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1. The Naval Air Systems Command is the contracting activity.