situational awareness

October 7, 2014
By George I. Seffers

House Homeland Security Committee chair proposes technology mix for securing the southern border.

August 29, 2014
By George I. Seffers

U.S. Strategic Command announced today it has entered into a new space situational awareness data-sharing agreement with the European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites (EUMETSAT). The agreement, which was signed August 9, provides EUMETSAT with higher quality and more timely space information tailored for its organization’s specific purposes in exchange for satellite-positional and radio-frequency information.

January 4, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

November 9, 2012
George I. Seffers

 
Pacific Defense Solutions LLC, Kihei, Hawaii is being awarded a $9,724,737 cost plus fixed fee contract for space situational awareness research and development. The contracting activity is Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland Air Force Base, N.M. 

August 15, 2012
By George Seffers

BAE Systems, York, Pennsylvania, was awarded a $306,171,558 firm-fixed-price contract modification to convert Operation Desert Storm (ODS) vehicles into the ODS situational awareness configuration. U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

May 11, 2012
By George Seffers

BAE Systems, York, Pennsylvania, was awarded a $68,726,155 cost-reimbursement, no-fee contract modification to reset/convert Bradley Operational Desert Storm situational awareness vehicles. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

March 23, 2012
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Maritime Systems and Sensors, Liverpool, New York, is being awarded a $13,124,804 contract modification to exercise an option for the procurement of four low-cost conformal array (LCCA) production units and engineering and technical services. The LCCA is a passive planar array mounted on the aft submarine sail structure that is integrated with the acoustic rapid, commercially available off-the-shelf, insertion AN/BQQ-10 system to provide situational awareness and collision avoidance for improved tactical control in high density environments. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Wa

December 22, 2011

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security and the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency have called upon industry to develop a low-cost and secure communications, network management and situational awareness system for the U.S. military, public safety agencies and commercial clients.

September 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Booz Allen Hamilton Incorporated, Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded three  contracts. The first is a $24,966,507 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery requirements contract to perform research and development in order to complete and deliver the "Emerging Leading-Edge Technological Advancement of Intelligence Surveillance Recon Capabilities Report", "Tactics, Techniques, and Procedures Report" and wargame/exercise lessons learned reports.

August 5, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors, Owego, New York, is being awarded a nearly $30 million delivery order modification to provide for additional phase two non-recurring efforts in support of the MH-60R situational awareness technology insertion engineering, manufacturing, and development. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

March 23, 2011
By George Seffers

 

BAE Systems, York, Pennsylvania, has been awarded a more than $47 million for the procurement of Operation Desert Storm situational awareness material to be used to convert vehicles in support of the Bradley Fighting Vehicle. The U.S. Army Tank-automotive and Armaments Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

February 4, 2011
By Beverly Schaeffer

U.S. Army efforts in wireless technologies to enhance situational awareness, like the SPINE advanced technology objective, aim to shrink a tactical operations center down to the size of a warfighter's backpack-moving ops from brick and mortar to the battlefield.

December 21, 2010
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors, Owego, New York, is being awarded a $35 million delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for non-recurring efforts in support of the MH-60R situational awareness technology insertion pre-engineering, manufacturing and development. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

November 10, 2010
By George Seffers

BAE Systems, York, Pennsylvania, was recently awarded a $250 million cost reimbursement - no fee contract. This requirement will procure Operation Desert Storm Situational Awareness (ODS-SA) long lead material for a total of 247 ODS-SA conversion kits, 202 of which will be used under the contract to convert vehicles from ODS to ODS-SA configurations in support of the Bradley fighting vehicle. U.S. Army, Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command Contracting Center, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

August 27, 2010
By George Seffers

Booz Allen Hamilton Incorporated, McLean, Virginia, was awarded a contract valued at just under $9 million for the situational awareness in space, air, land and sea program. Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, New York, is the contracting agency.