United Technologies awarded $2.2B Navy contract modification
United Technologies was awarded a $2.2B modification to a previously awarded advanced acquisition contract. This modification definitizes the production and delivery of 112 F135-PW-100 propulsion systems for the Air Force, 46 F135-PW-600 propulsion systems for the Marine Corps, and 25 F135-PW-100 propulsion systems for the Navy. In addition, this modification definitizes award of long lead components, parts and materials associated with 129 F135-PW-100 and 19 F135-PW-600 propulsion systems for non-U.S. Department of Defense, or DoD, participants and foreign military sales, or FMS, customers. Work is expected to be completed in February 2023. FY18 and FY19 aircraft procurement; non-U.S. DoD participant; and FMS funds in the amount of $3.56B are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This modification combines purchases for the Air Force; the Marine Corps; the Navy; non-U.S. DoD Participants and FMS customers. The Naval Air Systems Command is the contracting activity.