Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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3 instances of misconduct since 1995 | $1.2M in penalties

ARINC provided transportation communications and systems engineering solutions for five major industries: aviation, airports, defense, government and transportation. ARINC installed computer data networks in police cars and railroad cars and also maintained the standards for line-replaceable units. ARINC was acquired by private equity firm The Carlyle Group in 2007, and in 2013 it was acquired by Rockwell Collins

Correspondence Date
Letter to ARINC 6/6/2008
FY Rank Contract Awards
2018 N/A $45.8M
2017 N/A $45.0M
2016 N/A $42.9M
2015 N/A $33.5M
2014 N/A $103.9M
2013 N/A $166.8M
2012 N/A $360.1M
2011 N/A $459.3M

3 Instances of Misconduct since 1995

1 additional instance of misconduct pending resolution.

Date Instance Penalty
1/10/2013 World Bank Debarment
1/5/2011 Littoral Combat Ship Contract Credit Card Fraud
5/6/2010 June 2009 Washington Metro Crash Litigation
6/23/2008 Terminated Wi-Fi Contract (St. Louis Park, MN)

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