Pivotal to Provide Software, Services to Air Force Facilities

Pivotal Software has received a one-year, $47.54 million “other transaction” agreement to provide software and services to multiple U.S. Air Force bases.

The company will also help the service branch implement a prototyped methodology across the Air Operations Center and targeting and geospatial-intelligence enterprises, the Defense Department said Thursday.

Locations of work include Tyndall AFB in Florida; Osan AB in South Korea; Shaw AFB in South Carolina; Al Udeid AB in Qatar; Hickam AFB in Hawaii; Langley AFB in Virginia; Ramstein AB in Germany; Davis-Monthan AFB in Arizona; and Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska.

USAF will obligate $10.5 million at the time of award from the branch’s fiscal 2017 research, development, test and evaluation funds along with fiscal 2018 operations and maintenance funds.

Pivotal is scheduled to complete work May 31, 2019.

You may also be interested in...

Blue Origin

Blue Origin Launches 14th New Shepard Mission With Updated Crew Capsule

Blue Origin, a space company owned by Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, used a capsule with updated crew systems during the company's 14th mission with the New Shepard rocket. The updated capsule featured new push-to-talk communications systems, noise reduction tools, cushioned wall linings, environmental systems and a crew alert system, Blue Origin said Thursday.

Teledyne

Teledyne Subsidiary to Produce Additional Navy LCS Missile Defense Modules

A Teledyne Technologies subsidiary has secured an $18M contract from Northrop Grumman to manufacture four more missile defense systems for the U.S. Navy's littoral combat ship mission package.

Orion

Lockheed’s Orion Spacecraft Concludes Assembly, Testing for NASA’s Artemis Mission to Lunar Orbit

Lockheed Martin has sent the Orion capsule to NASA’s exploration ground systems team for final preparations ahead of the unmanned Artemis I mission to lunar orbit that will launch later this year. The spacecraft concluded assembly operations and testing at Kennedy Space Center in Florida.