We are problem solvers.

Since 1984, Dayton Aerospace has provided senior-level, hands-on support to government and industry customers worldwide. Our team possesses the background and expertise necessary to develop tightly focused products to support all phases of the DOD acquisition life cycle.

    Dayton Aerospace helps government and industry teams…

    • Develop successful acquisition strategies and guide effective industry capture planning

    • Build integrated, cohesive RFPs and innovative proposals that result in executable programs

    • Achieve performance, cost and schedule objectives and optimize availability and service life

    • Perform critical analysis to solve unique technical, programmatic, and financial challenges

    Our Experts at a Glance

    • Prior senior military, government civilian, or high-level industry executives—involved with all US military services

    • Average 30+ years of experience in all technical and management disciplines essential to weapon system acquisition and sustainment

    • Former product, logistics and test center commanders

    • Hands-on experience as program executive officers (PEOs), system program directors (SPDs), product support managers (PSMs), and key program managers

    • Led functional offices at the program, center, and command-levels as director of contracting, law center director, chief engineer, and more

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    Recent News

    Dayton Aerospace to Host NCMA Profit Analysis and Weighted Guidelines Webinar

    February 14th, 2019|

    The government requires contracting officers to use a “structured approach” for determining the profit or fee objective in most noncompetitive acquisitions requiring cost analysis, but the FAR offers few specifics on how to do this. In this webinar, Dayton Aerospace's Tom Wells discusses the FAR’s requirements, as well as agencies’ standard methodologies.