HUNTSVILLE, Alabama, June 21, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, SMX announced that it has been awarded the Future Long Range Assault Aircraft (FLRAA) Program Services Contact worth $84.5 million over five years to provide engineering, logistics and acquisition and strategic planning services to the US Army ASA(ALT)/PEO Aviation. With this award, SMX has the opportunity to extend its support for this key Future Vertical Lift (FVL) program through 2027, paving the way for long-term support for one of the company’s top 6 modernization priorities. army.
“We are proud to continue our partnership with the program executive office, FLRAA Aviation Project Office, in helping to achieve their mission to develop and field the next generation of tactical assault/utility aircraft. vertical lift trucks affordable for the military. This work builds on our mission-driven delivery of the FLRAA program since 2017 and extends our commitment to creating long-term SMX career development opportunities for engineering, procurement, logistics and technology in Huntsville,” said Sandeep Dorawala, President of Engineering and CE.
To support its strategic growth initiative focused on Redstone Arsenal customers and the greater Huntsville market, SMX recently hired Charles Hawkins as Vice President of the Army Division for the SMX Engineering & IT business unit. Hawkins has over 30 years of experience supporting numerous Department of Defense customers. Prior to joining SMX, he led account strategy and business development activities for the U.S. Air Force, Missile Defense Agency, and Combat Command markets for the National Security and Defense sector. space at SAIC.
SMX, an OceanSound Partners company, is a leader in next-generation cloud, C5ISR, and advanced engineering and computing solutions operating near customers in the United States and around the world. SMX provides scalable and secure solutions combined with the mission expertise needed to accelerate results for the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, Public Sector, Fortune 1000, and other public and private sector customers. For more information about our services, please visit https://smxtech.com.
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