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AEGIS Combat System

Lockheed Awarded Aegis Contract Modification

June 28, 2012
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors, Moorestown, New Jersey, is being awarded a $17,430,000 modification to previously awarded contract for DDG 51 class and CG 47 class Aegis Combat System installation, integration and test in support of the Program Executive Officer (PEO) for Integrated Warfare Systems (IWS). The required ship integration and test engineering for Aegis ships includes program management, planning, installation, integration, testing, training, personnel, and associated services to effectively support PEO IWS efforts for the installation, integration, and test of Aegis Combat Systems. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, DC, is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics Continues Production of AEGIS Combat System Illuminators

March 11, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics Armament and Technical Products, Charlotte, North Carolina, was awarded an $11 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy for the continued production of MK82 directors and MK200 director controllers for Aegis Combat System illuminators. The MK82 and MK200 are critical components of the Aegis missile fire-control system's illuminator. This award modifies a contract issued in September 2010 by the Naval Sea Systems Command. General Dynamics will install MK82 directors and MK200 director controllers aboard ships built under the restart of the DDG 51 shipbuilding program.

DRS Receives Gigabit Ethernet Multiplex System Contract for U.S. Navy, Australia

September 24, 2010
By George Seffers

DRS ICAS Limited Liability Company, Buffalo, New York, is being awarded a potential $20 million contract for production of AN/USQ-81(V) gigabit ethernet multiplex system (GEDMS) shipsets for new construction and in-service Arleigh Burke (DDG 51) class destroyers, an Australian land based test site, associated installation and checkout repairs, and related GEDMS hardware for Wasp (LHD 1) class and Whidbey Island (LSD 41) class ships and the AN/SPA-25 radar program. GEDMS is a mission critical ship-wide data transfer network that is a key enabler for the DDG modernization program. The network transfers inputs/outputs for the machinery control system, damage control system, steering control system, AEGIS Combat System, navigation displays, and interior communication alarms and indications. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren Division, Dahlgren, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

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