Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems Incorporated, Bethesda, Maryland, is being awarded a $10,741,204 firm-fixed-price/cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to operate, maintain, and sustain the Camp Parks Communication Annex site equipment to support Wideband Global SATCOM satellite performance in orbit test and payload characterization test as well as other satellite on-orbit ancillary tests as needed. Space and Missile Systems Command, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity.
Wideband Global SATCOM
Boeing Satellite Systems Incorporated, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $21 million firm-fixed-price contract for the Wideband Global SATCOM 7 & Beyond contract issued to purchase parts for SV10. Headquarters, Space and Missile Systems Center, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity.
ASC Signal Corporation, Plano, Texas, recently announced that it has been awarded a $1 million contract for the first three phases to build up to 100 3.7 meter, X-band antenna systems to support global government communications. These fixed, tracking antennas will communicate with the U.S. Department of Defense's Wideband Global Satcom (WGS) constellation in the X-band frequency. The WGS high-capacity satellite system is deployed across the Pacific, Indian and Atlantic Ocean regions and supports many military and government platforms.
Boeing Satellite Systems Incorporated, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $376,523,860 modification of the Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS) Block II follow-on contract. This contract exercises the option to produce, process, launch, and activate on-orbit Satellite Vehicle 9 as previously negotiated. U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Command, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity