STARA Technologies Incorporated, Gilbert, Arizona, is being awarded a $14,943,064 firm-fixed-price contract for sustainment of Persistent Ground Surveillance System (PGSS) Operators at Forward Operating Bases throughout Afghanistan for the U.S. Army. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.
STARA Technologies Incorporated, Gilbert, Arizona, is being awarded a $12,527,861 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-fee contract for 14 Surveillance Tower Integration Kit (STIK) systems; eight field service representatives deployed in theater for the STIK systems; 11 towers to integrate into the STIK system to create a persistent ground surveillance tower; and level three drawings. Work will be performed in Afghanistan, Gilbert and Yuma, Arizona, and is expected to be completed in September 2012.
Stara Technologies Incorporated, Gilbert, Arizona, is being awarded more than $22 million for Persistent Ground Surveillance Systems (PGSS) Phase II for the U.S. Army. Stara will fabricate nine additional PGSS back-up systems with wide area surveillance-enabled sensors that are powered through existing renewable energy resources; install electro optical/infrared wide area surveillance on six existing PGSS back-up systems; and install all systems in theater and integrate surveillance data onto PGSS and the Afghan Mission Network/Centrix system. The U.S.