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).
DRS Technologies Incorporated has received approximately $120 million in multiple follow-on delivery orders from the U.S. Army's Communications-Electronics Command at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey, to manufacture more than 7,200 Tactical Quiet Generators.
Alion Science and Technology has been awarded a $97 million contract to support the Chief of Navy Information Office with media relations, community outreach, visual information systems, information technology support, Web site portal management and business case analysis development and assessment.