radio

April 11, 2014

Exelis Inc., Fort Wayne, Ind. (W15P7T-14-D-0012); General Dynamics C4 Systems Inc., Scottsdale, Ariz. (W15P7T-14-D-0013); Harris Corp., Rochester, N.Y. (W15P7T-14-D-0014, W15P7T-14-D-0015); and Thales Defense & Security Inc., Clarksburg, Md. (W15P7T-14-D-0016), were awarded a $988 million firm-fixed-price contract for soldier radio waveform appliqué radio systems for use by brigade combat teams.

September 12, 2013
George I. Seffers

Silvus Technologies Inc., Los Angeles, Calif. has been awarded a Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency contract for the 100 Gigabits per second (Gb/s) Radio Frequency (RF) Backbone (100G) program. The total dollar value of this 20 month Phase I contract is approximately $3.7 million. As a final deliverable of this phase, Silvus is to demonstrate a multiple input, multiple output system capable of multiplexing eight independent streams, each carrying one Gb/s data over a line-of-sight wireless range above 50 kilometers.

June 5, 2013
George I. Seffers

Motorola Solutions, Columbia, Md., was awarded a firm-fixed-price contract with a maximum value of $16,877,999 for land mobile radio support services. Work will be performed in Kuwait. The Army Contracting Command, Rock Island, Ill., is the contracting activity. 

May 15, 2013
George I. Seffers

Rockwell Collins Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $9,175,668 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-priced contract to exercise an option for the procurement of AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radios and ancillary equipment for a variety of aircraft. Equipment being procured includes 40 C-12561A/ARC control radio sets; 80 MT-6567/ARC mounting bases; 40 MT-7006 ARC amplifier mounts; 40 AM-7526/ARC high power amplifiers; 40 MX-11745/ARC low noise amplifier (LNA) diplexers with high power radio frequency switches; 4 C-12561A reprogram

January 2, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

November 16, 2012
George I. Seffers

Rockwell Collins Inc., Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $10,947,863 firm-fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to procure up to a maximum of 41 ARC-243 High Frequency Radio System including 200 hours of associated engineering support. The ARC-243 HF radio system includes the receiver exciter, antenna coupler, power supply and associated mounts. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity.

November 2, 2012
George I. Seffers

Sierra Nevada Corp., Sparks, Nev., was awarded a $56,566,107 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of individual counter radio control improvised explosive device (IED) electronic warfare systems. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity.

September 26, 2012
George I. Seffers

Raytheon Co., Fort Wayne, Ind., was awarded a $305 million firm-fixed-price contract to procure multi-mode aviation radio system components and services. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity.

August 8, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Network Centric Systems, Largo, Florida, is being awarded an $8,731,406 contract modification for Joint Tactical Terminal AN/USC-62 radios. These radios will provide the Navy with vital integrated broadcast service receive and transmit capabilities in support of Ballistic missile defense operations. This contract includes options, which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to an estimated $34,659,763. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.

August 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded an $11,020,315 modification to a previously awarded firm fixed-priced to exercise an option for the procurement of AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment for a variety of aircraft. Equipment being procured includes 23 RT-1939(C)/ARC receiver-transmitter and 106 RT-1990(C)/ARC receiver-transmitter. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

July 25, 2012
By George Seffers

Thales Communications Incorporated, Clarksburg, Maryland, was issued a contract modification with a maximum $40,000,500 for radio system components. There are no other locations of performance. Using service is federal civilian agencies. The Defense Logistics Agency Land, Aberdeen, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

July 20, 2012
By George Seffers

Harris Corporation, Melbourne, Florida, has received a $30 million order to provide the Kingdom of Jordan with tactical radios that will provide advanced communication capabilities in the next phase of the deployment of a modernized command, control, communications, surveillance, intelligence and reconnaissance (C4ISR) system for its military. The Harris Falcon III and Falcon II radio family will deliver the voice and data communications core for the country's new command and control system.

July 20, 2012
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $13,919,215 contract option for AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment for the Air Force. The option provides for the following quantities: (50) C-12719/ARC control, radio set, (50) AM-7526/ARC high power amplifier, (50) MX-11641/ARC LNA diplexer and (135) RT-1939(C)/ARC receiver-transmitter. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity.

May 7, 2012
By George Seffers

Harris Corporation, Rochester, New York, was awarded an $85.5 million firm-fixed-price contract for radio base stations, vehicle mounts, and manpacks in support of Foreign Military Sales. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

March 16, 2012
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a $6,505,448 contract modification to exercise an option to provide AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment for the MH-60 aircraft. The modification provides for the following quantities: 48 RT-1990(C)/ARC receiver-transmitters for MH-60R and 28 RT-1990(C)/ARC receiver-transmitters for MH-60S. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

January 31, 2012

Elements of the 75th Ranger Regiment in Afghanistan are now using a combined radio/wearable computer that enables intrasquad communications as well as the ability to share text messages, situation reports and other information.

August 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Harris Corporation, Rochester, New York, was awarded a firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, long-term contract with a maximum value of more than $46 million for radio system components. Thales Communications Incorporated, Clarksburg, Maryland, was awarded about $40 million. Using service is Army. The Defense Logistics Agency Land, Aberdeen, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

May 27, 2011
By George Seffers

Cobham Defense Electronic Systems, Lowell, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $13 million contract for the Advanced Wireless Networks for the Soldier radio platform. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome New York, is the contracting activity.

May 27, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Andover, Massachusetts, was awarded a nearly $33 million contract for radio components and various spare parts. Using service is Army. The Defense Logistics Agency, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.