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Contracts For July 22, 2016

DoD Latest Contract Awards - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 17:00
 CONTRACTS NAVY Huntington Ingalls Inc., Newport News, Virginia, is being awarded a $194,802,989 modification to a previously awarded contract (N00024-14-C-2111), to extend the period of performance from 12 months to 18 months for continued advance planning of the refueling complex overhaul (RCOH) of USS George Washington (CVN 73).  This
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DoD Announces Update to the DoD Law of War Manual

DoD News Releases - Fri, 07/22/2016 - 00:01
Today, the Department of Defense released an update to the 2015 Law of War manual.The manual is a guide for DoD personnel responsible for implementing the law of war and executing military operations. The current manual was released in June 2015 after a multi-year effort by military and civilian lawyers from across the Defense Department to develop
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Contracts For July 21, 2016

DoD Latest Contract Awards - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 17:00
CONTRACTS DEFENSE HEALTH AGENCY Humana Government Business Inc., Louisville, Kentucky, has been selected to provide managed care support (MCS) to the Department of Defense TRICARE program in the East Region.  The MCS contractor will assist the Military Health System in operating an integrated health care delivery system combining the resources of
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General Officer Assignments

DoD News Releases - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 15:25
The chief of staff, Air Force announced the following assignments:Brig. Gen. Kenneth T. Bibb, Jr., vice commander, 618th Air Operations Center (Tanker Airlift Control Center), Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base, Illinois, to commander, 618th Air Operations Center (Tanker Airlift Control Center), Air Mobility Command, Scott Air Force Base,
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Statement by Secretary of Defense Ash Carter on Rep. Mark Takai

DoD News Releases - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 13:24
 I was saddened to learn of the passing of Congressman Mark Takai. Congressman Takai served the people of Hawaii and the nation from the state capitol in Honolulu ,to the halls of Congress, to the deserts of Kuwait, where he served as an Army National Guardsman.  As a National Guard officer, he served with distinction for 17 years, almost to the
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General Officer Assignments

DoD News Releases - Thu, 07/21/2016 - 10:29
The chief of staff, Army announces the following officer assignments:Maj. Gen. Paul M. Benenati, U.S. Army Reserve, commander (Troop Program Unit), U.S. Army Reserve Support Command, First U.S. Army; and deputy commander (Troop Program Unit), First U.S. Army, Rock Island, Illinois, to deputy chief of staff, U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command,
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Readout of Secretary Carter's meeting with Australian Minister for Defense Marise Payne

DoD News Releases - Wed, 07/20/2016 - 17:19
 Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook provided the following readout: Secretary of Defense Ash Carter met today with Australian Minister for Defense Marise Payne on the margins of the C-ISIL Ministerial in Washington, D.C. Secretary Carter and Minister Payne discussed a range of security issues during their meeting, including their mutual commitment
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Contracts For July 20, 2016

DoD Latest Contract Awards - Wed, 07/20/2016 - 17:00
CONTRACTS MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY Orbital ATK Inc., Chandler, Arizona, has been awarded a $182,067,817 fixed-price incentive, fixed-price-plus-award-fee, cost-plus-award-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Medium Range Ballistic Missile Type 3 Configuration 2 target system including production equipment, logistics, associated support
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Readout of Secretary of Defense Ash Carter's Meeting with Kingdom of Saudi Arabia's Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense Mohammed bin Salman

DoD News Releases - Wed, 07/20/2016 - 16:12
Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook provided the following readout:‎ Today Secretary of Defense Ash Carter met with Deputy Crown Prince and Minister of Defense Mohammed bin Salman of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on the margins of the counter-ISIL Defense Ministerial held in Washington DC. The secretary thanked Deputy Crown Prince bin Salman for
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Readout of Secretary Carter's Meeting with French Minister of Defense Jean-Yves Le Drian

DoD News Releases - Wed, 07/20/2016 - 12:38
Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook provided the following readout:       Secretary of Defense Ash Carter met with French Minister of Defense Jean-Yves Le Drian today at Joint Base Andrews outside Washington ahead of the latest counter-ISIL defense ministerial. Secretary Carter offered his deepest condolences to the French people and government in
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Readout of Secretary Carter's Call with Turkish Minister of Defense Fikri Işik

DoD News Releases - Tue, 07/19/2016 - 17:27
Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook provided the following readout: Secretary of Defense Ash Carter spoke today by telephone with Turkish Minister of Defense Fikri Işik.  Secretary Carter reiterated the support of the United States for Turkey's democratically elected civilian government and the rule of law. For his part, Minister Işik expressed his
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Contracts For July 19, 2016

DoD Latest Contract Awards - Tue, 07/19/2016 - 17:00
CONTRACTS NAVY Bell-Boeing Joint Project Office, Amarillo, Texas, is being awarded a $544,668,978 modification to the previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm target, Lot 17-21 multi-year contract (N00019-12-C-2001).  This modification provides for the long lead production materials and the manufacture and delivery of four MV-22 tilt rotor
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Readout of Deputy Secretary Bob Work's Meeting with Latvian Minister of Defense Raimonds Bergmanis

DoD News Releases - Tue, 07/19/2016 - 16:27
Pentagon Deputy Press Secretary Gordon Trowbridge provided the following readout: Deputy Secretary of Defense Bob Work met with Latvian Minister of Defense Raimonds Bergmanis today at the Pentagon in Washington, DC. Deputy Secretary Work reaffirmed the United States' iron-clad commitment to upholding NATO's Article 5 obligations to defend the
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DoD Identifies Air Force Casualty

DoD News Releases - Tue, 07/19/2016 - 14:00
The Department of Defense announced today the death of an airman who was supporting Operation Inherent Resolve.  1st Lt. Anais A. Tobar, 25, of Miami, Florida, died July 18 in Southwest Asia from a non-combat-related injury. She was assigned to the 4th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina. For more
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Contracts For July 18, 2016

DoD Latest Contract Awards - Mon, 07/18/2016 - 17:00
CONTRACTS DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY Hudson Technologies Co.,* Pearl River, New York, has been awarded a maximum $148,514,169 fixed-price with economic-price-adjustment, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for compressed gas and cylinder products. This was a competitive acquisition with two responses received. This is a five-year base
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Flag Officer Announcements

DoD News Releases - Fri, 07/15/2016 - 17:16
Secretary of Defense Ash Carter announced today that the president has made the following nominations:Capt. Darius Banaji, selected for promotion to rear admiral (lower half), will be assigned as commander, Naval Facilities Engineering Command Atlantic, with additional duties as Fleet Civil Engineer, N01CE, U.S. Fleet Forces Command, Norfolk,
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Contracts For July 15, 2016

DoD Latest Contract Awards - Fri, 07/15/2016 - 17:00
CONTRACTS MISSILE DEFENSE AGENCY Orbital ATK Inc., Chandler, Arizona, has been awarded an $182,067,817 fixed-price-incentive, fixed-price-plus-award-fee, cost-plus-award-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the medium-range ballistic missile type 3 configuration 2 target system including production equipment, logistics, associated support
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Flag Officer Assignments

DoD News Releases - Fri, 07/15/2016 - 13:51
The Secretary of the Navy Ray Mabus and Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John M. Richardson announced today the following assignments:Rear Adm. (upper half) Jeffrey A. Harley will be assigned as president, Naval War College, Newport, Rhode Island.  Harley is currently serving as assistant deputy chief of naval operations for operations, plans, and
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Readout of Secretary Carter's Call with French Minister of Defense Jean-Yves Le Drian

DoD News Releases - Fri, 07/15/2016 - 11:50
Pentagon Press Secretary Peter Cook provided the following readout: This morning, Secretary of Defense Ash Carter called French Minister of Defense Jean-Yves Le Drian to offer his and the entire Department of Defense's deepest condolences to the French people, the families of the victims, and the French government for yesterday's attack in Nice.
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Contracts For July 14, 2016

DoD Latest Contract Awards - Thu, 07/14/2016 - 17:00
CONTRACTS NAVY Orocon-Carothers JV2,* Oxford, Mississippi (N69450-16-D-1108); Whitesell-Green Inc.,* Pensacola, Florida (N69450-16-D-1109); ARTEC Group,* Sarasota, Florida (N69450-16-D-1110); Desbuild Inc.,* Hyattsville, Maryland (N69450-16-D-1111); Southeast Cherokee Construction Inc.,* Montgomery, Alabama (N69450-16-D-1112);  Leebcor Services
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