The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has awarded QinetiQ North America a contract worth up to $15.6 million to provide asset tracking services. Under the contract, the company will manage the services facilitating in-transit visibility under FEMA's Total Asset Visibility program.
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Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a task order from the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to support the office's integration to the GovTrip electronic travel service. The GovTrip integration will help the GAO increase efficiency and reduce travel costs. Work on the task order will last for four years and will take place in Fairfax, Virginia.
The U.S. Air Force has awarded Raytheon Company a $19.8 million contract to continue production of ALR-69A(V) radar warning receiver systems for the Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia. Under the contract, the company will manufacture and test 34 of the digital receivers under the low-rate initial production program. Deliveries are scheduled to begin in March 2011 and end in June 2012.
"When I look at our adversaries around the world, what I see is that we can no longer kid ourselves into believing that we face challenges that will be easily boxed based on regions and categories."--The Honorable Michael Chertoff
The stars were out this morning as Lt. Gen. Dennis Via, USA, director, C4 systems, J-6, the Joint Staff, kicked off today's MILCOM 2009 activities.
Apptis Incorporated has won a contract valued at more than $28.4 million from the Defense Acquisition University (DAU). Under the contract, the company will provide network engineering and information assurance services and will support the DAU's network, help desk, desktop and videoconferencing services.
SIGNAL Magazine Executive Editor Maryann Lawlor is covering MILCOM '09 live from Boston. Click through to get a direct link to all the coverage from this important military communications conference.