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The U.S. Air Force said that it awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. an $89.7 million contract modification for operation and support of its BACN electronics.
The U.S. Navy awarded BAE Systems a three-year deal for pier side maintenance and repair services for its 1-inch machine gun systems. One third of the work under the $7.8 million contract will be done in National City.
San Diego-based Cubic Corp. announced the receipt of two defense contracts early this week.
The U.S. Navy said on June 16 that it awarded BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair a $20.5 million contract for dry-dock work to the USS Decatur, an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer.
L-3 Unidyne Inc. has been tapped for work extending the service life of four air-cushioned landing craft based at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton.
The work is related to the Triton aircraft -- Navy version of Global Hawk.
The shipbuilder is also doing design work for new Navy amphibious ship.
The work will involve computer equipment on at least one aircraft carrier.
The local defense contractor will do command-and-control work for an unnamed national security customer.
The shipbuilder has been given the go-ahead to buy materials for the next landing platform ship.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency awarded Ibis Biosciences Inc., the Carlsbad-based unit of Abbott Laboratories, a $7.2 million contract to develop its PUMA Biosensor system.
The Pentagon announced that General Dynamics Nassco is in line to receive a $20.7 million U.S. Navy ship repair contract.
Indus Technology Inc. said recently that it received a U.S. Navy contract worth $8.9 million over one year.
The U.S. Air Force awarded Northrop Grumman Corp. a $13 million contract covering flight tests for the Global Hawk high-altitude surveillance drone.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions Inc. said that its Modular Systems Division — which builds modular shipping containers and related products — recently received contract awards totaling $4.2 million.