Rockwell Collins

July 27, 2011
By George Seffers

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Rockwell Collins, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, a contract to provide systems integration and avionics for the KC-10 Communication, Navigation, Surveillance/Air Traffic Management (CNS/ATM) Cockpit Modernization Program. The contract, valued at more than $160 million over the life of the program, calls for Rockwell Collins to provide the flight management system, displays, data link communications and surveillance capabilities. The KC-10 aircraft is an Air Mobility Command advanced tanker and cargo aircraft designed to provide increased global mobility for U.S.

July 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a more than $9 contract modification to provide AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment for CH-53E CNS/ATM. The contract provides for 54 RT-1851A(C)/ARC receiver-transmitters and 54 C-12561A/ARC control, radio sets. The contract will also provide for AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment for the E-6B in the following quantities: 22 C-12561A/ARC control, radio sets; 36 MT-4935/ARC mounting bases; 36 MT-7006/ARC amplifier mounts; 44 AM-7526/ARC high-power amplifiers; and 44 RT-1939(C)/ARC recei

April 13, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Rockwell Collins, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has signed a maintenance agreement with L-3 Communications to provide avionics support to the U.S. Air Force Project Liberty Aircraft program, which assists with intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. The contract calls for Rockwell to maintain 37 Air Force MC-12Ws, which are militarized versions of the Hawker Beechcraft Super King Air 350 and feature the Rockwell Pro Line 21TM Integrated Display System.

April 5, 2011
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Government Systems, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was awarded a $13 million contract to provide for the logistic and fielding support for the Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Network. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama is the contracting activity.

January 19, 2011
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a more than $7 million contract modification to provide AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment in support of the CH-53E program, to include 132 each:  MT-4935 mounting bases; MT-7006 amplifier mounts; AM-7526 high-power amplifiers; MX-11745 LNA diplexer with high-power radio frequency switches; satellite communications antennas; and satellite communications antenna gaskets. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

November 3, 2010
By George Seffers

Data Link Solutions (DLS), a joint venture between Rockwell Collins and BAE Systems, has been awarded a $37 million contract from the U.S. Navy Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command to upgrade its Joint Tactical Information Distribution Systems (JTIDS) radio terminals. JTIDS terminals provide jam-resistant digital communication of data and voice for command and control, navigation, relative positioning and identification.

October 8, 2010
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a delivery order valued at more than $11 million for services in support of the VH-60N presidential helicopter cockpit upgrade program. Services to be provided include incorporation of updated navigation performance software; terrain awareness warning system software; Mode 5 Level 2 software; and integration of updated cryptographic hardware functionality. The U.S. Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

September 24, 2010
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins, Satellite Communication, Duluth, Georgia, was recently awarded a contract modification valued at more than $5 million for 43 Swe-Dish CCT-120 satellite terminals. U.S. Air Force 6th Contracting Squadron, MacDill Air Force Base, Florida, is the contracting activity.

September 15, 2010
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $29 million contract for the procurement of 55 AN/ARC-243 high frequency radio/ACQ-8 data link systems for the P-3C/EP-3 aircraft for the U.S. Navy, the Government of Norway, and various foreign military sales customers. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.

August 23, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

Rockwell Collins, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has made the following appointments: Scott Gunnufson to vice president and general manager, Service Solutions; LeAnn Ridgeway to vice president and managing director, Americas; Ken Estelle to senior director, Business Development; and Thierry Tosi to vice president, Strategy and Mergers Acquisitions.

January 20, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

The U.S. Army has awarded Rockwell Collins a three-year, $9.1 million contract to provide maintenance and field service support for the Ramstein Air Base satellite communications teleport operated by the U.S. Air Force. Under the contract, the company will provide maintenance services for the teleport and provide remote monitoring of U.S. Convoys in Iraq.

November 13, 2009
By Henry Kenyon

The U.S. Navy has awarded Rockwell Collins a four-year production contract with a potential value of $450 million for ARC-210 radios. ARC-210 radios are installed on a variety of U.S. military aircraft, helicopters and unmanned aircraft.

October 21, 2009
By Henry Kenyon

Rockwell Collins has been awarded a five-year, $52.3 million contract to supply the Canadian Department of National Defense with extended data rate (XDR) international partners variant (IPV) single channel anti-jam manportable (SCAMP) terminals for use with U.S. advanced extremely high frequency (AEHF) satellites. The foreign military sale contract will be executed through the U.S. Army's Communications-Electronics Command (CECOM).

October 20, 2009
By Henry Kenyon

Rockwell Collins has won a contract to provide a radar electronic support measures (R-ESM) suite for Germany's F125 special forces and stabilization frigates. Deliveries are scheduled from 2010 to 2013.

June 22, 2009
By Katie Packard

Rockwell Collins Incorporated is being awarded a $31 million contract for ultra-high frequency satellite communications and high frequency communications waveform software support for the network enterprise domain under the Joint Program Executive Office Joint Tactical Radio System. This contract includes options that could bring the cumulative value of this contract to an estimated $45 million.

June 17, 2009
By Katie Packard

Rockwell Collins has been awarded a program to develop simulation and training solutions for the MA-60 and MA-600 flight platforms by Xian Aviation Science and Technology Company (XASC), an AVIC subsidiary.

May 29, 2009
By Katie Packard

The U.S. Army has selected Rockwell Collins as the prime contractor to provide an integrated video display system for the engineering and manufacturing development phase of the Mounted Soldier System (MSS) program.

April 20, 2009
By Katie Packard

Rockwell Collins Incorporated has been awarded a $5 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the technology development phase of the Ground Soldier Ensemble (GSE) program.

March 27, 2009
By Katie Packard

Rockwell Collins Incorporated is being awarded a $10 million fixed-firm-price contract for approximately 37,000 man hours of nonrecurring engineering, installation and testing in support of phase four of the Internet Protocol and Bandwidth Expansion for the E-6B Take Charge and Move Out aircraft.

October 8, 2008
By Katie Packard

Rockwell Collins is modifying a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract with the U.S. Air Force for $26.2 million. The contract action will develop and demonstrate an affordable communications capability to interconnect five nodes types: weapons, tactical unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs), dismounted ground forces, manned aircraft and strategic UAVs.

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