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Contract Awards

Raytheon to Replace F/A-18E/F Radar System

March 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Space and Airborne Systems, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $45,252,160 contract modification for the procurement of 16 AN/APG-79 Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radars to be retrofitted into F/A-18E/F aircraft, lots 26-29. The AN/APG-79 AESA radar, which will replace the APG-73 radar, will provide increased air-to-air detection and track range, increased air-to-ground targeting capabilities, longer launch range for standoff weapons, enhanced capability against advanced threats, and optimized utilization of the aircraft's weapon systems contributing to the F/A-18E/F's survivability. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Raytheon Receives F-18 Electronic Warfare Contract

March 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Space and Airborne Systems, Goleta, California, is being awarded a $77,267,880 contract modification to exercise an option for 89 full rate production Lot 14 AN/ALR-67(V)3 radar warning receivers, and nine countermeasure signal processor weapons replacement assemblies. The AN/ALR-67(V)3 enhances pilot situational awareness by providing accurate identification, lethality, and azimuth displays of hostile and friendly emitters. It also controls the electronic warfare data bus and interfaces with electronic warfare systems, the onboard radar, airborne mission computer, and the F/A-18 weapon systems. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Three Firms to Compete for $874 Million in Airborne ISR Funds

March 1, 2012
By George Seffers

AAI Corporation, Hunt Valley, Maryland; CSC, Falls Church, Virginia; and Insitu Incorporated, Bingen, Washington, are each being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contract for unmanned aircraft system (UAS) intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) services in support of the Department of Defense and other government agencies, as well as potential coalition military Foreign Military Sales customers. There are two separate performance-based work statements; one for sea-based requirements, and one for land-based requirements. The scope includes provision of necessary trained personnel, UAS ISR non-developmental equipment, certifications, installation, operation, maintenance, sustainment, spares/product support, and other related support services necessary to support various worldwide sea- and land-based locations. The aggregate not-to-exceed amount for these multiple award contracts is $874 million. The companies will have the opportunity to compete for associated task orders. AAI and Insitu are eligible to compete for both sea-based and land-based task orders. CSC is only eligible to compete for land-based task orders. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

General Atomics to Support Italian MQ-9 Reaper

March 1, 2012
By George Seffers

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Incorporated, Poway, California, is being awarded a $16,870,978 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for contractor logistics support for the Italian Air Force MQ-9 Reaper. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

BAE to Enhance Electronic Warfare Family of Systems

March 1, 2012
By George Seffers

BAE Systems Information, Nashua, New Hampshire, was awarded a $14,180,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification to build upon the capabilities of Electronic Warfare Family of Systems Phase I for accelerated fielding and enhancement, through the development of Phase II. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Natick, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

Lockheed to Modernize Laser Range Finder Designators

March 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Missiles and Fire Control, Orlando, Florida, was awarded a $33,110,240 firm-fixed-price contract modification to modernize laser range finder designators. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

BAE to Field Intelligence Exploitation and Targeting Systems

March 1, 2012
By George Seffers

BAE Systems National Security Solutions, Mclean, Virginia, is being awarded a $9,986,085 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the delivery and fielding of intelligence exploitation and targeting systems derived from the common geo-positioning services package of software and related hardware components of Distributed Common Ground Station Systems and similar National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency systems. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, California, is the contracting activity.

L-3 to Provide F-16 Mission Training Center

February 28, 2012
By George Seffers

L-3 Communications Corporation, Link Simulation & Training, Arlington, Texas, is being awarded a $22,022,091 firm-fixed-price and firm-fixed-incentive, firm target contract for a fully immersive Block 40/50 F-16 Mission Training Center (MTC). Priced production options to buy up to 20 MTCs along with operations and contractor logistics support were also included. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

Herley New York to Support Airborne Threat Simulation Office

February 28, 2012
By George Seffers

Herley New York, Syosset, New York, is being awarded a $6,713,271 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for up to 100 J-band transmitters including engineering, technical and repair services in support of the Airborne Threat Simulation Office. In addition, this contract includes tear down and evaluation services for 50 of the J-Band transmitters. Work will be performed in Jerusalem, Israel, and Syosset, New York, and is expected to be completed in February 2017. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, California, is the contracting activity.

ITT to Improve Jammer System

February 28, 2012
By George Seffers

ITT Corporation, Clifton, New Jersey, is being awarded a $19,636,772 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for the design, development, integration, test, and delivery of software and firmware improvements to the existing ALQ-214(V)4/5 Jammer System. This software improvement program is intended to modify ALQ-214(V)4/5 software and firmware with additional electronic countermeasure functionality to meet emerging threat scenario requirements; update current jamming technique functionality; and improve wingman compatibility by implementing digital signal processing techniques for better pulse signature measurements by the AN/ALQ-214(V)4/5 for F/A-18 C/D/E/F. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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