Alion Awarded $39M Contract To Provide Engineering Support To The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center

DOD IAC PROGRAM, ALION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CORPORATION | June 04, 2020

Alion Science and Technology announces today that it has been awarded a $39M U.S. Air Force (USAF), Air Force Materiel Command (AFMC) task order to support the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC) Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (ISR), and Special Operations Force (SOF) Directorate. The AFLCMC provides ISR/SOF with state-of-the-art technical support for every fighter, bomber and cargo aircraft; training system; remotely piloted aircraft; missile and aeronautical weapons currently in the USAF inventory as well as for a number of foreign military allies. Alion will provide engineering, airworthiness, system security and assurance, and risk management analyses in developing, implementing, and executing product logistics, sustainment and acquisition across the portfolio of ISR aeronautical weapon systems.

"Maintaining fleet readiness is critical for our military to succeed. Alion has a high level of expertise in engineering, avionics, airworthiness and cyber with the right team in place to meet the needs of this program," said Todd Stirtzinger, Alion Senior Vice President and General Manager. "Alion's risk management, logistics analysis, and cost analysis tools and methodologies will excel the government's ability to implement programs to track equipment reliability, plan for risk mitigation and sustain lifecycle management of aircraft. Our agile methodologies will allow for quick execution of new requirements."

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Throughout the Digital Engineering or BIM lifecycle, from design to construction and maintenance, engineers and surveyors today need to accurately capture, manage and utilize 3D spatial information. Most projects require information to be captured inside buildings and enclosed environments (tunnels, mines, power stations), as well as in complex and difficult to access spaces where there is no GPS coverage (such as bridge towers, underground stations, and tunnels).

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