Twenty-two companies nab $490M agile development contract

Twenty-two companies have won spots on a $490 million Air Force contract to support an agile acquisition program.

The large business winners are:

  • AeroJet Rocketdyne Inc.
  • BAE Systems
  • Boeing
  • General Dynamics
  • L-3 National Security Solutions
  • Lockheed Martin
  • MBDA Inc.
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Alliant TechSystems
  • Raytheon
  • Rockwell Collins
  • Sierra Nevada Corp.
  • Textron Systems Corp.

The small business winners are:

  • Applied Research Associates
  • Cummings Aerospace
  • Dynetics Inc.
  • HART Technologies
  • Integrated Solutions for Systems
  • Intuitive Research and Technology Corp.
  • Systima Inc.
  • Yulista Aviation

The IDIQ contract was awarded by the Air Force Lifecycle Management Center.

Under the contract, companies will compete to provide pre-program activities, technology development activities, engineering and manufacturing activities and production activities for the development of new systems and modification of existing systems, the Defense Department said in a release.

Work will be performed at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla., and is slated to wrap up in August 2020.

About the Author

Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.

Reader Comments

Tue, Sep 15, 2015 Agilist

Wow! Not a single Agile software development company on the list.

Please post your comments here. Comments are moderated, so they may not appear immediately after submitting. We will not post comments that we consider abusive or off-topic.

Please type the letters/numbers you see above

What is your e-mail address?

My e-mail address is:

Do you have a password?

Forgot your password? Click here


  • Dive into our Contract Award database

    In an exclusive for WT Insider members, we are collecting all of the contract awards we cover into a database that you can sort by contractor, agency, value and other parameters. You can also download it into a spreadsheet. Our databases track awards back to 2013. Read More

  • Navigating the trends and issues of 2016 Nick Wakeman

    In our latest WT Insider Report, we pull together our best advice, insights and reporting on the trends and issues that will shape the market in 2016 and beyond. Read More

contracts DB

Washington Technology Daily

Sign up for our newsletter.

Terms and Privacy Policy consent

I agree to this site's Privacy Policy.