Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a prime $13 million contract by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) and the U. S. Air Force Research Laboratory. SAIC will create a research framework for the development of reading system technologies and will evaluate the performance of these technologies in support of DARPA's Machine Reading program.
CACI International Incorporated has been awarded a new $34 million prime contract to continue supporting a classified U.S. Army intelligence database that is part of the Facilities, Infrastructure and Engineering Systems (FIRES) program.
The Boeing Company has been awarded a U.S. Navy contract valued at $42.9 million, including options to continue providing communications network design and technical engineering services on guided missile destroyers.
The U.S. Air Force is awarding a contract to Vision Systems International for $10 million. This action will provide the equipment, data and technical support necessary to stand up an organic repair capability for the helmet vehicle interface cables supporting the Joint Helmet Mounted Cueing System at Robins Air Force Base, Georgia.
Lockheed Martin Corporation is being awarded a $442 million modification to definitize the previously awarded Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) Air System Low Rate Initial Production Lot III advance acquisition contract to a cost-plus-incentive-fee/award-fee contract.
Alion Science and Technology has been awarded a contract valued at $5 million to support the Air Force 711th Human Performance Wing/Human Performance Integration Directorate for the evaluation of human performance factors on Air Force weapon systems.
The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin Corporation a $30 million contract to begin concept development for Space Fence, a system of land-based S-Band radars and supporting operations centers that will detect and report on objects and debris orbiting the Earth.