Raytheon Company Missile Systems, Tucson, Arizona, was awarded a $161 million contract modification to provide Enhanced Paveway II, III and GPS adapter kits in addition to kit spares, adapter groups, readiness test sets, bomb tool kits, enhanced paveway tool sets, CAMBRE adapter kits and mission planning software. Ogden Air Logistics Center, Utah, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Defense Systems Division, Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded a $5 million contract modification to provide post delivery software support for joint tactical common operation picture workstation client and gateway software. The Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity.
General Dynamics Information Technology, Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded a more than $38 million contract modification for information technology/information management department support services. This modification provides for a wide range of services and products, including information engineering; business process improvement relative to automation; analytical and technical support for enterprise resource planning; consultation; hardware and software evaluation and selection; systems analysis; systems and applications sustainment, including configuration and maintenance of web sites and servers; integration of systems and applications; database administration; production support; information assurance; network support; firewall support; and imaging services. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Camgian Microsystems Corporation, Starkville, Mississippi, was awarded a $9 million contract to support the advanced integrated microsystems project to develop revolutionary technology that will enable improvements in size and endurance over generations systems, such as micro satellites, micro-unmanned aeronautical vehicles, and body worn electronics. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
ITT Systems Corporation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, was awarded a $22 million contract modification to provide system engineering integration and sustainment of ground-based missile warning, missile defense and space surveillance sensors. U.S. Air Force Electronic Systems Command, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity.
CWID 2010 has continued its tradition of showcasing innovative technologies in an active, joint scenario. Participants now "play and learn" in a realistic environment modeled after the combat theater of Afghanistan. While some believe CWID has outlived its usefulness, others advocate its importance to joint operations in the international arena. What's your opinion?