Lockheed Martin Information Systems and Global Services, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, is being awarded an approximate $13 million contract modification for software development activity including system engineering, software, hardware deployment and support, and management efforts required to field the Tactical Tomahawk Weapons Control System. This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy and the government of the United Kingdom under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Torch Technologies, Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded more than $48 million to investigate, design, develop, and evaluate a scalable simulation enterprise for the Army's Aviation and Missile Command Research, Development, and Engineering Center. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
Kratos Digital Fusion Solutions Incorporated, Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded approximately $23 million for research, development, modeling, and simulation capabilities for innovative and comprehensive research and development efforts in the highly coupled areas and intersections of modeling and simulation, computational fluid dynamics, aerodynamic heating and advanced weapons concepts. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
GE Aviation Systems LLC, Grand Rapids, Michigan, is being awarded approximately $46 million for advanced data transfer equipment for F-16 aircraft. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
Telos Corporation was recently awarded a more than $3 million task order by the U.S. Air Force's Electronic Systems Center Cyber Integration Division at Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts. The company will modernize the Air Force Information Transport System Increment 2 Aruba Operating Systems and Juniper Authentication System at 57 bases around the world, including hardware, software and services. The award was competed and awarded through the Network Centric Solutions (NETCENTS) contract vehicle.
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, Fairfax, Virginia has been awarded a more than $4 million task order to provide airborne advanced geospatial intelligence battlespace awareness support to the U.S. Air Force's National Air and Space Intelligence Center (NASIC). General Dynamics will directly support national priorities, including overseas operations and missile defense, by providing hyper-spectral and multi-spectral imagery production and analysis, data processing and analysis, analytic support, publishing and distribution, and training. NASIC serves as the national and U.S. Defense Department executive agent for the processing, exploitation, analysis, integration and dissemination of measurement and signature intelligence data collected from radar, electro-optical and infrared technical sensors. It prepares signatures of threat targets, develops analytical tools for technical analysis and provides these techniques for the fusion of data in direct support of operational missions.
Capt. William E. Leigher, USN, has been selected for promotion to rear admiral and assignment as director of concepts, strategies and integration for information dominance, N-2/N-6F, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations, Washington, D.C.