Boeing has been awarded a $400 million contract modification to provide bomber engineering services for the U.S. Air Force’s B-1B Lancer and B-52 Stratofortress strategic bombers.
This modification is for recurring and non-recurring engineering services to B-1 and B-52 aircraft.
Work will be performed at Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma; Edwards Air Force Base, California; Barksdale Air Force Base, Louisiana; and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and is expected to be completed by Dec. 31, 2020.
The total cumulative value of the contract is $800 million. Fiscal 2020 operations and maintenance funds in the amount of around $36 million are being obligated at the time of the award. The Air Force Life Cycle Management, Tinker Air Force Base, Oklahoma, is the contracting activity.