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BBN Technologies Awarded Contract to Supply Boomerang Systems

July 23, 2008
By Katie Packard

BBN Technologies is receiving a $73,845,000 contract by the U.S. Army Project Manager Robotics and Unmanned Sensors to deliver spare parts, training services and Boomerang systems, which immediately alert U.S. forces to the occurrence of hostile incoming fire and pinpoint the location of the enemy shooter.

General Dynamics Land System Receives $552 Million Order

July 23, 2008
By Katie Packard

General Dynamics Land System--Canada has been awarded a delivery order from the U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command (MCSC). The order has a potential value of $552 million and is for the production of 773 RG-31 Mk5E Category I vehicles for the MCSC's Mine Resistant Ambush Protected vehicle program.

Harris Corporation to Supply Digital Map Computers to U.S. Navy

July 23, 2008
By Katie Packard

Harris Corporation has received a two-year, $9.1 million follow-on contract by the U.S. Navy to supply digital map computers that provide military aircrews with advanced situational awareness via cockpit displays.

Applied Research Laboratory Wins Contract for Research and Development Support

July 21, 2008
By Katie Packard

Applied Research Laboratory is receiving a cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract of $26,193,985. The contract will provide 232,000 staff hours of research and development and specialized engineering services in core competency areas, including astronomical research, advanced electro-optical systems, laser and remote sensing detection systems, ocean environmental effects, and research in engineering programs to support sensors, communications and information technology. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Aviation Systems Engineering Awarded Contract for Aircraft Equipment Demonstration Support

July 21, 2008
By Katie Packard

Aviation Systems Engineering Company Incorporated has received an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract of $7,967,540 for aircraft equipment demonstration support to test cutting-edge Anti-Submarine Warfare systems during flight demonstrations and fleet exercises. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed Martin will Provide Program Office Support to U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command

July 21, 2008
By Katie Packard

Lockheed Martin has been selected by the U.S. Marine Corps Systems Command to provide program office support services for the Program Manager, Optics and Non-lethal Systems (PM ONS), culminating in a contract with a potential of $30 million. Lockheed Martin will provide analytical, acquisition, administrative and logistics support services.

ODIN Technologies to Partner with Unisys

July 21, 2008
By Katie Packard

ODIN Technologies has been chosen as a lead radio frequency identification (RFID) deployment partner for the $62 million Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Western Hemisphere Travel Initiative contract awarded to Unisys in January. The program uses RFID-enabled identification cards for faster border crossing identity verification.

Aero Thermo Technology Receives Contract to support Trident I and II Programs

July 21, 2008
By Katie Packard

Aero Thermo Technology Incorporated is receiving a $5,898,712 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for technical, analytical and program research and development service to support the Trident I and Trident II Submarine Launched Ballistic Missile program and the Intercontinental Ballistic Missile guidance system requirement. The contract contains options that could make it worth $32.5 million. Strategic Systems Programs, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

Boeing Company Receives Contract for GPS Work

July 21, 2008
By Katie Packard

The Boeing Company is being awarded a $153,511,595 cost-plus-fixed-fee completion contract for High Integrity Global Positioning System (GPS) Technology Concept demonstration. The GPS is a local GPS enhancement that leverages the Iridium Low Earth Orbit satellite. The program will investigate technologies and will design solutions for objective performance under dynamic user equipment conditions. The Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Northrop Grumman Receives Contract to Provide Combat Electromagnetic Environment Simulators

July 18, 2008
By Katie Packard

Northrop Grumman Corporation has been selected to provide eight Combat Electromagnetic Environment Simulator systems to support the electronic warfare self-defense ground station of the European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company A400M transport aircraft. The $28.2 million contract allows Northrop Grumman's technology to assist in ground mission support capabilities and to underpin the effectiveness of the defensive aids systems suite during missions.

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