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Multiple Firms to Compete for $250 Million Cloud Computing Services

January 6, 2012
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Manassas, Virginia; International Business Machines Corporation, Bethesda, Maryland; HP Enterprise Services, L.L.C., Herndon, Virginia; Northrop Grumman, Herndon, Virginia; General Dynamics One Source, L.L.C., Fairfax, Virginia; MicroTech L.L.C., Vienna, Virginia; and Criterion Systems Incorporated, Vienna, Virginia, were awarded a $249.8 million firm-fixed-price contract between multiple contractors. The award will provide for the enterprise cloud computing services in support of the U.S. Army Program Executive Office Enterprise Information Systems. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Alexandria, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

Federal Aviation Administration Orders Additional Air Traffic Control Radios

December 30, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics C4 Systems received a $6.5 million order from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for more than 1,000 CM-300/350 series ultrahigh frequency (UHF) Air Traffic Control (ATC) radios. This order includes the milestone 15,000th CM-300 radio delivered as part of the government's modernization program for the National Airspace System. The new order is part of a 10-year indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract awarded to General Dynamics by the FAA in 2002. All contract options have been exercised and the $100 million full potential value of the contract has been reached. CM-300/350 UHF radios link air traffic controllers to military aircraft flying across the national airspace. Another model of the same radio, the CM-300/350 very high frequency (VHF) radios, enable air traffic control communications for commercial and general aviation aircraft.

General Dynamics Provides C4I Operations in Korea

December 9, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics Information Technology, Fairfax, Virginia, was awarded a $9,457,570 firm-fixed-price contract. The award will provide for the command, control, communications and computer intelligence operations and maintenance services. Work will be performed in Yongsan, Korea. The 411th Contracting Support Brigade, Korea, is the contracting activity.

Five Companies Vie for U.S. Navy C4I Funds

December 5, 2011
By George Seffers

Kratos Technology and Training Solutions Incorporated, San Diego, California, is being awarded a potential $40,058,647 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple award contract to provide Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence (C4I) support in the areas of test and evaluation, engineering, independent verification and validation engineering, software quality assurance, configuration management, and website maintenance in support of Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific's C4I programs and software support activity. Assured Space Access Technologies Incorporated, Tempe, Arizona, is being awarded a potential $38,924,619 contract; General Dynamics Information Technology Incorporated, Fairfax, Virginia, a potential $36,338,639; Serco Incorporated, Reston, Virginia, a potential $34,899,132; and Computer Sciences Corporation, San Diego, California, a potential $35,041,870 contract. All awardees will compete for task orders during the ordering period. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Pacific, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.

GD to Operate and Maintain C4 Systems in Korea

October 7, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics Information Technology Incorporated, Herndon, Virginia, was awarded a $16,443,478 firm-fixed-price contract for the services necessary to perform command, control, communications and computer information systems operations and maintenance for the 1st Signal Brigade throughout the Korean peninsula. The 411th Contracting Support Brigade, Services Division, Korea, is the contracting activity.

GD Awarded Command Post of the Future Funds

October 7, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics C4 Systems, Scottsdale, Arizona, was awarded a $78 million cost-plus-award-fee indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for software development and software maintenance efforts for the Command Post of the Future System. The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics Receives Australian Defence Force Contract

October 5, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics C4 Systems has received a $12.7 million contract from the Australian Defence Force to provide AN/PRC-112G Global Positioning System-enabled search and rescue radios and accessories. Part of the HOOK2 System, the AN/PRC-112G radio sends encrypted global positioning information, user identification, situation reports and other critical information to combat search and rescue aircraft in short bursts to reduce the risk of detection and interception. Twenty-eight countries are now using HOOK2 radios for their combat search and rescue operations. The HOOK2 Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) system comprises the AN/PRC-112G radio, Quickdraw2 Interrogator and Satellite Communications Base Station, and allows downed air crews or isolated personnel to securely contact combat search and rescue resources over long distances. The radio is interoperable with satellite-based search and rescue systems, including the International Cospas-Sarsat Programme.

GD Wins Mine Countermeasure Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Contract

September 30, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics Advanced Informational Systems Incorporated, McLeansville, North Carolina, is being awarded a potential $86,719,986 contract with cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee, and firm-fixed-price line items for the engineering, manufacturing and development of the Surface Mine Countermeasure Unmanned Underwater Vehicle (SMCM UUV). The SMCM UUV system will provide the fleet mine warfare commander with enhanced mine-hunting capability. The SMCM UUV system will address the Navy's need to reliably detect and identify undersea volume and bottom mines in high-clutter environments and areas with potential for mine case burial. The SMCM UUV will also gather environmental data to provide intelligence support for other mine warfare systems. SMCM UUV system will be a part of the Littoral Combat Ship MCM mission package. This contract will also contain an option for the production of up to five low rate initial production systems. The Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division, Panama City Beach, Florida, is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics Taps Ramonet for Two Positions

September 21, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

General Dynamics, Falls Church, Virginia, has named Alfonso J. Ramonet president of General Dynamics European Land Systems and a vice president.

GD Awarded $3.7 Billion for Command Hardware Systems-4

August 31, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics C4 Systems Incorporated was awarded a $3.7 billion firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, level-of-effort, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The award will provide for the procurement of the Command Hardware Systems-4. The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Contracting Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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