Rockwell Collins has been awarded a program to develop simulation and training solutions for the MA-60 and MA-600 flight platforms by Xian Aviation Science and Technology Company (XASC), an AVIC subsidiary.
ITT Corporation has been chosen by NASA to help design, develop and test a set of instruments to measure carbon dioxide (CO2) from air and space in support of NASA's Active Sensing of CO2 Emissions over Nights, Days and Season (ASCENDS) mission. ITT has received an initial contract for ASCENDS mission support for a period of five years with a total value of $7 million.
BAE Systems has been awarded a $33.6 million low-rate initial production contract for the ALE-55. The AN/ALE-55 is part of the U.S. Navy's Integrated Defensive Electronic Countermeasures system that provides fighter aircraft with electronic defense against radar guided missiles.
General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Joint Forces Command (USJFCOM) to provide mission support services to the USJFCOM Joint Systems Integration Center (JSIC). The contract has a total potential value of $101.9 million. General Dynamics will support the JSIC in establishing, maintaining and extending the assessment of current military systems, near-term technology insertions and acquisition solutions for the joint warfighter.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Joint Forces Command to provide research, development, engineering and technical services to the Joint Concept Development and Experimentation Directorate (J-9). The contract has a ceiling amount of $284 million.
L-3 Communications Systems-West is being awarded a $60 million contract for the manufacture, test and delivery of 9 SRQ-4(Ku) radio terminal sets (RTSs) for ship small-surface combatants and 45 ARQ-58 RTSs for the MH-60R aircraft, including technical data.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has received a $6 million modification to a previously awarded contract to exercise an option for continuing engineering support for engineering expertise to support research and development, total ship system engineering, and combat system engineering initiatives for the introduction of advanced technology into advanced combat systems and for the modernization of current combat systems for surface ship combatants.
The U.S. Air Force is awarding a contract to Wyle Laboratories for $58 million. This contract will provide data collection, interoperability assessments, research, analysis, and reliability test and engineering for the Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Interoperability Project.
Booz Allen Hamilton is being awarded an $8 million contract from the U.S. Navy to provide program management support services for the company's command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) business operations.