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General Dynamics Information Technology has received a $9.9 million 18-month contract from the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC) to support the Ordnance Mechanical Maintenance School at Aberdeen Proving Grounds in Maryland. Through this contract, General Dynamics will provide Army-qualified, TRADOC-certified instructors to train Advanced Individual Training soldiers and professional development students on mechanical maintenance on tanks, small arms weapons, wheeled and tracked vehicles, trucks, generators, air conditioners and other equipment.
DRS Technologies has received an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity $531 million contract ceiling extension to its current JV5 production contract to provide JV-5 ultra-rugged vehicle computing and display systems for the U.S. Army's Force XXI Battle Command, Brigade and Below program and Blue Force Tracking and the U.S. Marine Corps situational awareness requirements. The ceiling extension was awarded to DRS by the Army's Communication-Electronics Life Cycle Management Command in Fort Monmouth, New Jersey.
SGIS has been awarded an intelligence operations support contract by L-3 Services Incorporated in support of Multi-National Force--Iraq (MNF-I). The contract has a ceiling value of $1 million. Under the contract, SGIS will provide the assistant chief of staff, command and control, MNF-I, with intelligence operations support, including interrogation operations support, intelligence analysis, counterintelligence analysis, open-source intelligence analysis and support, database entry/intelligence research, information management, intelligence architecture and communications engineering, special security office support, theater intelligence support, measurement and signatures intelligence collection and human intelligence collection, analysis and support.
Northrop Grumman Corporation's Sperry Marine business unit has been awarded a $15 million delivery order for the fifth year of a five-year contract to provide technical, logistics and material support for navigation systems installed on U.S. Navy ships and submarines. Under the contract, Sperry Marine will supply material management, configuration management and program management services for the AN/WSN-7 inertial navigation systems and the AN/BPS-15 and AN/BPS-16 submarine radar systems.
Alliant Techsystems has received an $87 million contract by the U.S. Army Sustainment Command to supply various types of non-standard (non-NATO) ammunition in support of emergent requirements for Afghan National Security Forces.
BAE Systems has been awarded a five-year contract to provide engineering, maintenance and supply support to the Royal Australian Navy's four guided missile frigates. BAE Systems will assume the Integrated Materiel Support service delivery for the Adelaide Class frigates, HMAS Darwin, HMAS Melbourne, HMAS Newcastle and HMAS Sydney, beginning January 1.
Glowlink has received a contract by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for a satellite carrier monitoring system (CMS) to manage FAA satellite communications traffic in Alaska and the continental United States. Under the contract, Glowlink will deliver, install and integrate the CMS with the FAA's existing satellite network management infrastructure as well as provide training.
Stanley Incorporated is part of a team awarded a one-year time and materials contract extension valued at $9.5 million to continue to provide software engineering services for the U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Command Software Engineering Center's Field Software Engineering Office. Stanley will provide engineering and field support for the Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data Systems at locations worldwide.
Raytheon Company has been awarded a $77 million contract by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, to continue upgrading Patriot missiles by adding the capability to engage and destroy cruise and ballistic missiles.