How much did the military spend yesterday? $2.3 billion

in #news3 years ago

Yesterday had two big winners, as far as the simple number of awards. Raytheon procured six contracts and/or modifications totaling $816 million. Not to be outdone, Boeing also procured six contracts and/or modifications totaling $571 million.

Below are the contracts awarded by the Defense Department
December 28, 2018
totaling $2,366,351,945

Recent record daily spending: $37 billion on October 18, 2018

Navy - $1,511,712,094

Raytheon Missile Systems (Tucson, AZ) $434,389,104
Bell Boeing Joint Project Office (Amarillo, TX) $366,623,144
United Technologies / Pratt & Whitney Military Engines (E. Hartford, CT) $230,144,942
Lockheed Martin Rotary & Mission Systems (Orlando, FL) $109,021,915
Raytheon (Tucson, AZ) $81,311,942
Boeing (St. Louis, MO) $75,000,000
General Electric (Lynn, MA) $70,752,076
Boeing (St. Louis, MO) $55,000,000
Doyon Project Services (Federal Way, WA) $36,171,741
Bell Boeing Joint Project Office (Amarillo, TX) $23,201,950
Kiewit Infrastructure West (Honolulu, HI) $15,419,280
Grunley Construction (Rockville, MD) $14,676,000

Air Force - $426,407,679

Boeing (Oklahoma City, OK) $400,000,000
Raytheon / Integrated Defense System (Tewksbury, MA) $15,150,728
Boeing (St. Louis, MO) $11,256,951

Army - $371,458,912

Raytheon Missile Systems (Tucson, AZ) $205,205,445
Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (Fullerton, CA) $51,901,116
Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems (Fullerton, CA) $28,912,871
Georgia Vocational Rehabilitation Agency (Tucker, GA) $25,800,000
Garco Construction (Spokane, WA) $23,481,000
URS Federal Services (Germantown, MD) $18,967,634
Calibre Systems (Alexandria, VA) $17,190,846

Defense Logistics Agency - $47,766,579

Erie Engineered Products (Lancaster, NY) $47,766,579

Washington Headquarters Services - $9,006,681

QualX (Springfield, VA) $9,006,681



It's amazing how much money is involved

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