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Cubic Receives Contract to Explore Solutions for Nuclear, Biological and Chemical Training

September 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

Cubic Applications Incorporated, a defense services subsidiary of Cubic Corporation, has been awarded a contract with a potential value of $16.3 million to explore emerging technologies and to develop prototype solutions to strengthen the military's training in nuclear, biological and chemical response. This effort is part of the training transformation initiative in support of the U.S. Joint Forces Command. The contract was awarded by the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division in Orlando, Florida.

Lockheed Martin Receives $61 Million Contract for Future Force Rocket System

September 3, 2008
By Katie Packard

Lockheed Martin has received a $61 million follow-on contract for guided missile launch rocket system (GMLRS) unitary rockets. The GMLRS provides the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps and the United Kingdom Defense Forces with a persistent, all-weather, rapidly-deployable, long-range precision strike weapon.

CACI Awarded $36 Million Contract with U.S. Army Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate

September 2, 2008
By Katie Packard

CACI International has received a three-year, $36 million prime contract to support the modeling and simulation division of the U.S. Army's Night Vision and Electronic Sensors Directorate (NVESD). CACI's services under the contract will support Joint and Army simulation applications and will focus primarily on developing software simulations for NVESD to use in training troops on key command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) systems.

Amplifier Research to Provide High Power Radio Frequency Amplifier Systems for U.S. Navy

September 2, 2008
By Katie Packard

Amplifier Research Corporation is being awarded a $5.7 million, firm-fixed-price, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for high power radio frequency amplifier systems in support of expeditionary electronic warfare systems. The amplifiers are portable, self-contained, broadband, solid-state amplifiers designed for instantaneous bandwidth and high gain and linearity. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin Receives Contract for C4ISR Support Services

September 2, 2008
By Katie Packard

Lockheed Martin Services Incorporated has received an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract with a potential value of $59.3 million for life cycle support services in support of Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center San Diego Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Programs Office in Philadelphia. Specific efforts include logistics planning, worldwide system maintenance, installation and fielding of systems at user sites, site configuration management and other services.

Analex Awarded Contract for C4ISR Support Services

September 2, 2008
By Katie Packard

Analex Corporation has received an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract with a potential value of $63.3 million for life cycle support services in support of the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center San Diego Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C4ISR) Programs Office in Philadelphia. Specific efforts include logistics planning, post-development assembly and testing, worldwide system maintenance, development of user documentation and training courses and other services.

Raytheon Receives Contract Modification for Tomahawk Block IV Missiles

September 2, 2008
By Katie Packard

Raytheon Company has received an $87.4 million contract modification for the procurement of 103 Tomahawk Block IV All-Up-Round (AUR) missiles. The Tomahawk Block IV missile is capable of launch from surface ships equipped with the vertical launch system, submarines equipped with the capsule launch system and submarines equipped with the torpedo tube launch system. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

September SIGNAL highlights

September 1, 2008
By H. Mosher

Direct Hit Quotes for September:

"The whole point of being joint is joining things that are different, not similar." - Maj. Gen. David A. Fastabend, USA, director of strategy, plans and policy, G-3/5/7, U.S. Army, in Leaders Call for Balance in the Force.

"Cyberdefense works best and most efficiently if it is centralized, multinational and multi-organizational." - Lt. Gen. Ulrich Wolf, GA, director, NATO Communications and Information Systems Services Agency in Unified Services Strengthen Network Service, Defense

Featured photo:

Aerial transporters Staff Sgt. Chris Droegemueller (r-l) and Staff Sgt. Jason Tripler assist C-17 loadmasters Staff Sgt. Kevin Alexander and Staff Sgt. Donald Jones in delivering the second wave of humanitarian aid to the Republic of Georgia last month. The delivery was a joint-service effort between U.S. Army Europe, U.S. Air Forces Europe and the Air Mobility Command. The airmen are assigned to the 86th Contingency Response Group at Ramstein Air Base, Germany, and the 6th Air Lift Squadron, McGuire Air Force Base, New Jersey.

Modus Operandi Awarded U.S. Army Contract for Service-Oriented Architecture Migration

August 29, 2008
By Katie Packard

Modus Operandi has been awarded a two-year, $730,000 contract by the U.S. Army to improve its ability to migrate critical software algorithms to more modern systems. The Phase II Small Business Innovation Research contract was awarded by the U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Life Cycle Management Command Software Engineering Center and Research, Development and Engineering Command Center at Fort Monmouth, New Jersey.

InDyne Receives U.S. Air Force Contract for Operations and Information Services Support

August 29, 2008
By Katie Packard

InDyne Incorporated has received a $51.9 million, cost-plus-incentive-fee/award-fee contract. InDyne will provide the range operations and communications and information services required to support the 30th Space Wing Mission. This contract provides for the western range operations and maintenance support services; training; command; control; communications; information and computer systems services; and testing, modifying and installing communications, electronic and security systems at launch facilities, launch control centers and test facilities. The U.S. Air Force Space Command, 30th Contracting Squadron, 30 CONS/LGCZG, Vandenberg Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity.

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