The U.S. Air Force is polishing its magnifying glass to find usable information in amongst overwhelming stacks of data.
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AUSGAR Technologies Incorporated, San Diego, California, is being awarded a $12,297,527 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide 33 field service representatives to support the Keyhole Sniper Optics and Route Clearance Optic Suite (RCOS/KH) Program. The RCOS/KH Program provides knowledge superiority to U.S. combat forces and is a critical component of the Joint Improvised Explosive Device Defeat Organization. Work will be performed in San Diego, California, and Afghanistan, and is expected to be completed in June 2013. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.
iGov Technologies Incorporated, Reston, Virginia, is being awarded a potential $96,907,500 firm-fixed-price contract to modernize the existing hardware within the Combat Operations Center. This effort will update and modernize the COC to a single baseline while reducing size, weight and power requirements, replacing routers and servers, etc. The COC is an integrated, mobile, command and control center consisting of shelter, power, cabling, processing systems, and trailers. This contract award modernizes the existing hardware within the approved acquisition objective. The Marine Corps System Command, Quantico, Virginia, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Guidance and Electronics Company Incorporated, Navigation Systems Division, Woodland Hills, California, is being awarded an $11,494,975 firm-fixed-price production contract for the fabrication, testing and delivery of five interrogator sets AN/UPX-24(V) in an open systems architecture configuration in support of the Combat ID Identification Friend or Foe. Each interrogator set consists of a control monitor C-10065/UPX-24(V) and a processor controller CP-1273/UPX-24(V). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.