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BAE to Provide Target Recognition Technology

June 30, 2014

BAE Systems Technology Solutions & Services Inc., Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded a $10,737,652 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the design, development, integration, test and evaluation, installation, fielding, certification, maintenance and logistics support of the cooperative identification, non-cooperative target recognition, air traffic control equipment, systems and subsystems. These efforts are in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s Identification Systems Division. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00421-14-C-0040).

Raytheon to Support Air Traffic Navigation Systems

September 23, 2013
George I. Seffers

Raytheon Co., Marlborough, Mass., was awarded a $79,300,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee, non-option-eligible, multi-year services contract to provide technical support services to assist the Product Management Office for Air Traffic Control Systems and the Communication-Electronics Command, Logistics Readiness Center with life cycle management support for 39 air traffic navigation, integration and coordination systems and 21 fixed-base precision approach radar systems and equipment. The U.S. Army Contracting Command - Aberdeen Proving Ground, Aberdeen, Md., is the contracting activity (W15P&T-13-D-E023).

Raytheon to Provide Deployable Air Traffic Control System

April 25, 2013
George I. Seffers

Raytheon Co., Marlborough, Mass., was awarded a $50,640,962 fixed-price-incentive, firm fixed-price, cost-reimbursement contract for 19 D-RAPCON systems. The D-RAPCON system is a deployable air traffic control surveillance system that provides a supportable, adaptable, persistent, expeditionary terminal approach and enroute surveillance and control capability for use by joint, coalition and civil aircraft worldwide. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center/HBAK, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity.

Flintco to Construct Air Traffic Control Tower

August 20, 2012
By George Seffers

Flintco Limited Liability Corporation, Tulsa, Oklahoma, was awarded a $16,915,000 firm-fixed-price contract for the construction of a new air traffic control tower located at March Air Reserve Base, California. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Louisville, Kentucky, is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics Awarded $363 Million Air Traffic Control Contract

April 26, 2012
By George Seffers

General Dynamics C4 Systems recently received a contract from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) to deliver radios that allow air traffic control personnel to communicate with commercial and military aircraft throughout the National Airspace System (NAS). The 10-year, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract has a potential value of $363 million if all options are exercised. The contract is part of the FAA's Next Generation Air-Ground Communications (NEXCOM) Segment 2 program which includes replacing outmoded air traffic control (ATC) air-to-ground radios with radios using the latest in communications technology. The software-defined CM300/350 VHF and UHF air traffic control radios will provide Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) capabilities along with improved ground-to-air communications performance.

Raytheon to Support Air Traffic Control Systems Division

February 17, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Network Centric Systems, Marlborough, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $7,027,114 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for engineering and technical services in support of the air traffic, navigation, integration, and coordination system for the Air Traffic Control Systems Division. These services will provide engineering changes, field support, maintenance support, depot requirements, and system restoration. In addition, the work provided will include fault isolation, assembly, disassembly, fabrication, refurbishment, upgrading, purchasing of parts, components, assemblies, and materials, and fleet support activities to return the system to a level of serviceability comparable to a new system. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Gallium to Provide Shipboard Air Traffic Control Trainer System

January 6, 2012
By George Seffers

Gallium Visual Systems, Damascus, Maryland, has announced that it was recently awarded a a $3 million contract for the delivery and integration of an embedded trainer for the U.S. Navy AN/TPX-42(V) identification friend or foe systems. The AN/TPX-42(V) provides the primary air traffic control capability in the carrier air traffic control centers and amphibious air traffic control centers aboard aircraft carriers and amphibious assault ships. The firm fixed price contract, competitively awarded by the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, provides options for up to 50 production systems.

Trandes Lands U.S. Navy Information Technology Contract

December 19, 2011
By George Seffers

Trandes Corporation, Lanham, Maryland, is being awarded a potential value $51,186,607 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide various Defense Department systems commands technical and engineering services support for a variety of airspace systems; command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems; Marine air traffic control and landing/air traffic control and landing and mobile fixed/tactical fixed systems. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific is the contracting activity.

Raytheon to Support Troops in Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan

July 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company of Marlborough, Massachusetts, is being awarded about $21 million for: a wide-area, multilateration, en-route airway surveillance system for the Republic of Kyrgyzstan in support of the U.S. combatant forces in Afghanistan and the Kyrgyzstan Republic; air traffic control tower construction at Manas International Airport; and relocation of existing Kyrgyz Aero Navigatzia equipment to the new tower. The contracting activity is Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts.

Raytheon Receives Air Traffic Navigation Contract

April 5, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Marlborough, Massachusetts, was awarded a more than $19 million contract for the program management and engineering services relating to the Air Traffic Navigation Integration Coordination System hardware and the radio retrofitting project. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.


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