facebook
twitter
search
search

USAF picks Wyle for weapons systems assurance, analysis support

Sept. 12, 2013 at 7:00 PM

EL SEGUNDO, Calif., Sept. 12 (UPI) -- A $15 million U.S. Air Force task order has been given to Wyle to provide specialized system assurance and engineering product analyses.

The order was given from the U.S. Air Force's Life Cycle Management Center through its Engineering Directorate at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio.

Under the task order Wyle will provide engineering, airworthiness, system security and assurance, risk management and safety analyses in developing, implementing and executing product logistics, sustainment and acquisition strategies for weapon systems.

Wyle, an engineering company, said the award is an indefinite-delivery/indefinite -quantity vehicle "designed to assist the research, development, acquisition, test and evaluation community" but did not disclose its period of performance. It was awarded under the Defense Technical Information Center's Reliability Information Analysis Center contract.

"Wyle was selected due to its extensive reputation for thorough and independent analysis, and testing capabilities," said Gary Konnert, Wyle's program lead.

Company sub-contractors for the task order include MTSI of Virginia.

Latest Headlines
Top Stories
Navy researches use of transparent material as armor
Canada buying radar from Rheinmetall Canada and Elta Systems
Harris enhancing targeting capabilities Navy aircraft
David Taylor takes over as CEO of Procter & Gamble
Chinese woes continue drag on oil prices