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Raytheon to Support Taiwan Ultra High Frequency Radar

December 9, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Sudbury, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $42,913,894 cost-plus-fixed-fee and firm-fixed-price contract for the Surveillance Radar Program to provide Taiwan with the elements of a missile and air defense capability. Specifically, this system includes a ultra high frequency phased array radar integrated with Taiwan-furnished Identification Friend-or-Foe beacons; two Missile Warning Centers; and communications and interface architecture and protocol to specified Taiwan mission elements via the Taiwan military communications infrastructure, consistent with U.S. government restrictions. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.