Engility Subsidiary Awarded Task Orders to Support USAF Unmanned Aircraft Program

By Caroline Rees / 19 Jun 2014

EngilityEngility Holdings, Inc. has announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary Dynamics Research Corporation (DRC) has been awarded modifications to two task orders totaling $22.2 million to support a broad spectrum of engineering, testing and project management for the Medium Altitude Unmanned Aircraft Systems (MAUAS) Division at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Ohio.

“We are very pleased to win these two awards,” said Engility President and CEO Tony Smeraglinolo. “We appreciate the confidence the U.S. Air Force has shown in the outstanding work of the Engility men and women who have been supporting the MAUAS Division, and in particular, the critical missions of the MQ-1 Predator and MQ-9 Reaper.”

Under the task orders, Engility will support a range of work at Wright-Patterson AFB and Palmdale and Poway, Calif. The work will include logistics management, project management, product and quality assurance, acquisition support and foreign military sales program management, and electrical and mechanical engineering. Additionally, Engility will support flight and ground test activities, weapons integration, flight operations scheduling and logistics management.

The task orders, which represent extensions under the NAVAIR Logistics, Maintenance and Supply Support contract vehicle, have a total value of $22.2 million, including a nine-month base valued at $13.1 million, and two three-month option periods.

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