Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract to deliver Next Generation Missile Warning Systems (NexGen MWS) as the latest upgrade to their Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (LAIRCM) system, which protects aircrews and high-value aircraft from shoulder-fired heat-seeking missiles.
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Raytheon Company has received a $23 million U.S. Navy contract to serve as the platform systems engineering agent (PSEA) for the Ship Self-Defense System (SSDS). As PSEA, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems will manage the integration of capability upgrades into various aircraft carrier and amphibious ship combat systems while providing continued support for fielded systems. Services will include platform systems engineering, configuration control, testing, training and logistics.
Alion Science and Technology has been awarded a Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA) task order with a value of $21.8 million to support the agency's mission of safeguarding the United States and its allies from weapons of mass destruction.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has been awarded a prime contract by the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific) to provide engineering and technical support to the Radio Frequency (RF) Communications division. SAIC was one of four companies awarded a five-year, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract that has a combined potential value of more than $98 million, if all options are exercised.
Vizada has won a contract with service provider Delta Wave Communications Incorporated to supply the U.S. Army Corp of Engineers (USACE) with Inmarsat and Iridium mobile satellite communications services in the U.S. and overseas. The contract is worth up to $3 million per year over a three-year period.
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $15 million firm-fixed-price contract as part of the U.S. Navy's Modernization Program for the DDG 51 Arleigh Burke-class destroyers. The contract includes options and engineering services that if exercised would bring the cumulative value to $51.5 million.
GeoEye Incorporated has signed a multiyear agreement with the National University of Singapore to allow the Centre for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing (CRISP) to collect and sell Earth imagery and related products from its GeoEye-1 satellite.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract potentially valued at $68 million to design, integrate, install and test the U.S. Coast Guard's Nationwide Automatic Identification System (Nationwide AIS) core data exchange capability. This new capability will serve as the foundation for Nationwide AIS, which will enhance maritime security, marine and navigational safety, search and rescue efforts, and environmental protection.