December 29, 2011
By George Seffers

DRS Tactical Systems Incorporated, Melbourne, Florida, is being awarded a $48,637,000 fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of Joint Platform Tablet (JPT) systems and related components to upgrade and enhance the capabilities of the currently fielded systems. The JPT provides a common interface between all command, control, computers, communications, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance systems within the Family of Special Operations Vehicles platforms by providing users with the ability to control and monitor all communications, navigational, command and control, and intelligence gathering systems. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracti