USA: Huntington Ingalls Signs Nuclear Submarines Contract Worth Up to USD 118.97 Million

first_img View post tag: 118.97 USA: Huntington Ingalls Signs Nuclear Submarines Contract Worth Up to USD 118.97 Million Industry news View post tag: usa View post tag: to Back to overview,Home naval-today USA: Huntington Ingalls Signs Nuclear Submarines Contract Worth Up to USD 118.97 Million View post tag: Submarines View post tag: Ingalls Huntington Ingalls Inc., Newport News, Va., is being awarded a $118,977,769 modification under a previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-2102) for engineering, technical, design, configuration management, integrated logistics support, database management, research and development, modernization, trade, and industrial support for nuclear submarines, submarine classes Los Angeles, Seawolf, Virginia, Ohio SSBN, and Ohio SSGN, special mission submersible interfaces, submarine support facilities, as well as Foreign Military Sales programs..Contract funds in the amount of $260,000 will be obligated at this time. Work will be performed in Newport News, Va., and is expected to be completed by September 2012. If fully funded, contract funds in the amount of $50,356,254 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year, using fiscal 2012 Operations and Maintenance Navy funds. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.[mappress]Source: defense, October 20, 2011 View post tag: up View post tag: contract View post tag: Navalcenter_img View post tag: Signs View post tag: worth View post tag: USD View post tag: nuclear View post tag: Navy October 20, 2011 View post tag: Huntington View post tag: million View post tag: News by topic Share this articlelast_img read more

Santa Claus pays special visit to Oxford Children’s Hospital

first_imgChildren and staff alike gathered to watch his arrival with delight at around 10:45am. He landed in style on the helipad of John Radcliffe Hospital. Santa and his team of RAF helpers then made their way to various wards, handing out over 80 presents and leaving even more under the hospital’s Christmas tree. Children on Kamran’s, Melanie’s, Bellhouse-Drayson and Tom’s wards received gifts and visits. “Lots of children and staff came to watch Santa arrive by helicopter, including the children from the Pioneers nursery. This is a highlight around Christmas for them all. Erica Watson, a health play specialist at the hospital told the Oxford Mail: “It was lovely to welcome some of the squadron helping Santa to give out the presents to the children on the wards. It was a very special event for all the children and their families who really enjoyed watching Santa arrive by helicopter.” “We’re extremely grateful to RAF Benson and Father Christmas for their continued support and donations this Christmas.center_img Patients at Oxford Children’s Hospital received a very special visit from Father Christmas today. Arriving in a Puma HC2 helicopter rather than his usual sleigh, Santa himself brought with him bags of presents for the hospital’s young patients. Festive cheer was all around thanks to Santa and his friends at RAF Benson, who organised the trip. The visit has become an annual tradition, lifting the spirits of many young patients spending the festive season in hospital. It is one of a series of visits this year, following appearances from Oxford United players and the Sleigh2Give campaign on the wards.last_img read more