The U.S. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren has awarded an Iridium Satellite LLC subsidiary a $22 million contract to support development and delivery of the Distributed Tactical Communications System (DTCS).
Sierra Nevada Corporation is receiving a $36 million contract for production of Joint Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device Electronic Warfare (JCREW) 3.1 dismounted systems to meet urgent requirements of the U.S. Defense Department in support of operations Iraqi Freedom and Enduring Freedom.
TeleCommunication Systems Incorporated has been selected by the Metropolitan Emergency Services Board to implement a Next-Generation (NG) 9-1-1 pilot project based on the National Emergency Number Association's technical and operational standards.
General Dynamics SATCOM Technologies has received a $119 million modification to an existing delivery order to provide additional satellite communications earth terminals and support services for Increment One of the U.S. Army's Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T) program.
The U.S. Air Force is awarding a contract to Lockheed Martin Corporation. The contract action will transfer the satellite broadcast management functions of the Global Broadcast Services to the Defense Enterprise Computing Center. At this time, $6 million has been obligated.
Iridium Government Services LLC is being awarded a $22 million contract to provide enhanced iridium services for over-the-horizon, tactical communications in support of expeditionary maneuver warfare and distributed operations.
Eyak Technology LLC has bee awarded a $43 million contract for the Project Manager, Defense Wide Transmission Systems, under the auspices of the Project Management Office Defense Communication and Army Transmission Systems, to procure, deploy and maintain 970 Combat Service Support Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSATS).