02:06 GMT +325 September 2017
Live
    The Pentagon, headquarters of the U.S. Department of Defense

    Pentagon Spends Over $100Mln on Chemicals Readiness at Navy Readiness Centers

    CC0
    Military & Intelligence
    Get short URL
    0 22437

    Pentagon announced that Serco has received a more than $100 million Defense Logistics Agency contract to provide chemical management services to support three US Navy Fleet Readiness Centers.

    WASHINGTON (Sputnik) — Serco has received a more than $100 million Defense Logistics Agency contract to provide chemical management services to support three US Navy Fleet Readiness Centers over next five years, the Department of Defense announced.

    "Serco [of] Reston, Virginia has been awarded a… $101.4 million… for chemical management services to support the Fleet Readiness Center East, Fleet Readiness Center Southeast and Fleet Readiness Center Southwest," the announcement stated on Monday.

    Fleet Readiness Centers provide aviation maintenance, repair and overhaul capabilities and services for US Navy aircraft.

    Related:

    What's Behind US Playing Out 'Chemical Weapons Scenario' in Syria
    Alleged US Airstrike in Deir ez-Zor 'Sheds Light on Chemical Weapons in Syria'
    Mosul Gas Attack: US Army Not Ready for Daesh Chemical Guerilla Warfare in Iraq
    US Defense Secretary Accuses Damascus of Retaining Chemical Weapons
    Tags:
    Chemical, United States
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik
    • Сomment