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QinetiQ North America's Foster-Miller Receives Orders for TALON Robots Totaling $58.5 million

December 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

QinietiQ North America's technology solutions group subsidiary, Foster-Miller, has been awarded a contract worth $58.5 million for additional TALON robots and replacement parts.

EF Johnson Technologies Named a Contractor under a GSA Blanket Purchase Agreement

December 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

EF Johnson Technologies Incorporated has been named as a contractor under a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) from the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA). This BPA will be used by federal government agencies for the purchase of EF Johnson analog and P25 digital subscribers and Native Internet Protocol conventional and trunked networks, operating in the VHF, UHF and 700/800 MHz frequency bands. The total estimated value of the BPA is $381 million over a maximum term of five years.

Boeing to Study ICBM Communications Security Enhancements

December 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company has received a $3.7 million contract from Northrop Grumman Corporation to evaluate enhancements to communications security and replacements for data-storage media for the U.S. Air Force's Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) system. Boeing will continue to develop hardware and software for a proof-of-concept demonstration and to draft the program's requirements documentation.

General Dynamics Awards Electronic Warfare Subsystem Contract to Lockheed Martin

December 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems has awarded Lockheed Martin MS2 a contract valued at up to $36 million, including options for development and procurement of the High Gain, High Sensitivity (HGHS) subsystem. General Dynamics will integrate the HGHS subsystem into the U.S. Navy's Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 1B3 upgrade, which currently is in development. Lockheed Martin will develop and procure the HGHS subsystem, including the topside antenna systems and the below-decks signal processor as well as the processing algorithms that accompany the processor.

Cubic Receives $4.8 Million Contract for Education

December 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

Cubic Applications Incorporated has been awarded a contract with a potential value of $4.8 million to continue educational services to the Western Hemisphere Institute for Security Cooperation (WHINSEC) at Fort Benning, Georgia. Under the contract, Cubic will continue to provide a link between WHINSEC and the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas, facilitating the transfer of courseware between the two schools and organizing and preparing courseware at WHINSEC.

The Cybersecurity Challenge

December 1, 2008
By H. Mosher

As cybercrime and cyberwarfare continue to be the defining challenges of the 21st century, how can the new administration and Congress best prepare the country to fully embrace cybersecurity as a national priority?

Lockheed Martin Awarded $70 Million Contract Modification

December 1, 2008
By Katie Packard

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company and the U.S. Air Force are modifying a cost-plus-award-fee contract for $70 million. This contract modification will provide a one-year contract extension for on-orbit operations and support to the Milstar and Defense Satellite Communications System.

General Atomics Receives Air Force Contract for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles

December 1, 2008
By Katie Packard

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems is receiving a firm-fixed-price contract from the U.S. Air Force not to exceed $115 million for 16 Global War on Terror MQ-9 Reaper unmanned aerial vehicles.

BAE Systems Receives Modification From Navy

December 1, 2008
By Katie Packard

BAE Systems Technologies is being awarded an $11 million modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to exercise an option for engineering and technical products and services in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division's Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems.

Impact Technologies Wins Navy Contract for Small Business Innovative Research

December 1, 2008
By Katie Packard

Impact Technologies LLC has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract not to exceed $10 million for a Phase III Small Business Innovative Research effort under Topic N02-167, titled "Intelligent Embedded Diagnostic System for Future Avionic Systems." The objective of the project is for the continued development of a "System of Systems" approach to effectively provide a continuous and active systems engineering feedback loop capability by integrating a diagnostic capability at the second or off-aircraft level of repair.

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