The US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma City, US, has placed an order with The Boeing Company in support of the B-52 Stratofortress bomber fleet through December 2019.

Under the $59.49m deal, the contractor will provide engineering sustainment services for the US Air Force’s B-52 fleet.

The Swiss Armed Forces has filed a foreign military sale request worth $115m with the US Government for the sale of a service life extension programme for the Swiss Air Force’s F/A-18C/D aircraft.

The proposed sale will improve survivability and operational capabilities of the F/A-18C/D aircraft, and expand Switzerland’s tactical capabilities.

The US Air Force has awarded a contract to ManTech International Corporation for business support and network IT services.

The contractor will provide integrated management and business support services to the US Air Force for a period of ten years.

“The proposed sale will improve survivability and operational capabilities of the F/A-18C/D aircraft, and expand Switzerland’s tactical capabilities.”

Universal Technical Resource Services Inc has won a $19.18m-worth contract to provide maintenance and sustainment services for the integrated risk information system (IRIS) data-processing and analysis capability to the US Air Force.

The IRIS system will be used for the acquisition, analysis and visualisation of flight and aviation hazard data.

Awarded by the US 377th Mission Support Group, Kirtland Air Force Base, Albuquerque, New Mexico, US, the contract is scheduled to be completed in June 2022.

A $60.77m-worth contract has been awarded to Northrop Grumman Systems Corporationand Northrop Grumman Technical Services in support of the US Air Force Air Logistics Complex.

Awarded by the US Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Houston County, Georgia, US, the contractor will provide contractor logistics support for the US Air Force’s Quick Reaction Capability support centre up to April 2022.