Lockheed Martin Corporation, Sunnyvale, California, was awarded a nearly $8 million contract modification, which will incorporate the dual operations capability into the existing engineering, manufacturing and development contract for the space-based infrared system high component. U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Melbourne, Florida, is being awarded a $9 million contract modification for continued post-delivery technical support for Rapid Airborne Mine Clearance System (RAMICS) units. This contract will be used to modify and/or repair delivered hardware; modify or build new RAMICS system components to resolve producibility, obsolescence, and end-of-life issues and update the technical data package with respect to the changes implemented; provide maintenance of delivered hardware, as well as provide software maintenance, upgrades and modifications required to optimize RAMICS performance; and provide required engineering services consisting of systems engineering, configuration and data management, quality assurance, manufacturing and test and evaluation; generating of presentations, white papers, trade studies; and development, tracking and updating of metrics. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Panama City, Florida, is the contracting activity.
U.S. Information Technologies Corporation, Chantilly, Virginia, is being awarded a contract potentially valued at more than $63 million for information technology technical support services for the U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., which is the contracting authority.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Owego, New York, is being awarded a more than $45 million contract for two cargo unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and pre-deployment readiness activities in support of cargo UAS services in Afghanistan and required modifications to the systems. Frontier Systems Incorporated, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Boeing Company, Irvine, California, is being awarded nearly $30 million for a similar contract. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
(ISC)2 has created an application security advisory board that includes information professionals from the Asia-Pacific region, Europe and the Americas. The board will recommend ways to increase awareness of software that is not secure and help software developers understand how to introduce security directly at the software development level.
URS Federal Technical Services, Germantown, Maryland, is being awarded a nearly $14 million contract to provide professional support services in support of submarine towed array systems, associated component systems and hull sensor systems. This contract will include services in the areas of program analysis, development, control and monitoring, administration, communication, human resources, business, finance, cost estimating, technical and engineering support, information technology and lifecycle support. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Raytheon Company, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a nearly $17 million ceiling priced order under a previously awarded contract for repair of the AN/APG-79 radar in support of the F/A-18 aircraft. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding Incorporated, Pascagoula, Mississippi, and Raytheon Company Integrated Defense Systems, San Diego, California, have been awarded contract modifications valued at more than $43 million for Northrop Grumman and nearly $38 million for Lockheed Martin. The two companies will provide lifecycle engineering and support services for LPD 17 class integrated shipboard electronic systems. The following services will be provided: post-delivery planning, logistics and engineering, homeport technical support, integrated product data environment, data maintenance, equipment management, systems integration and design engineering, software support, research engineering, obsolescence management-both technical and logistics, material readiness support, emergent repair planning, training and logistics support; planning yard support of integrated electronic systems, including fleet modernization program planning, ship alteration development and installation, material management, configuration data management, research engineering, logistics documentation, and other logistics and executing activity coordination, and management; performance-based logistics support, including providing sustaining engineering and obsolescence management support for unique LPD 17-class integrated shipboard electronic systems. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Incorporated, Poway, California, was awarded an $18 million contract modification to provide contractor logistics support for the Italian Air Force MQ-9 Reaper program, including all logistics necessary to support the Italian Air Force main operating base and possibly a forward operating base. Aeronautical Systems Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.