L-3 Communications

February 24, 2017

L-3 Communications Corp., Link Simulation & Training Division, Arlington, Texas, has been awarded a $10,864,857 modification (P00101) to previously awarded contract FA8621-13-C-6323 for the Predator Mission Aircrew Training System. The contractor will provide 20 Block-30 configuration devices, 20 dual ARC-210 radio hardware kits and 20 sets of seats being produced under the basic contract. Work will be performed in Elma, New York, and is expected to be completed by February 22, 2022. Fiscal 2015 procurement funds in the amount of $5,516,989 are being obligated at the time of the award.

January 23, 2017

L-3 Communications Corp., doing business as Randtron Antenna Systems, Menlo Park, California, has been awarded a maximum $29,913,500 firm-fixed-price contract for antenna detectors. This was a competitive acquisition with two offers received. This is a five-year contract with no option periods. Location of performance is California, with a January 18, 2022, performance completion date. Using military service is Army. Type of appropriation is fiscal 2017 through fiscal 2022 Army working capital funds. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Land and Maritime, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland (SPRBL1-17-D-0001).

October 31, 2016

L-3 Communications Corp., Communication Systems West, Salt Lake City, Utah, was awarded a $499,987,656 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for common data link and satellite communications support services. Bids were solicited via the Internet with one received. Work locations and funding will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of October 31, 2021. The Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity (W56KGY-17-D-0001).

August 12, 2016

Raytheon Co. Space and Airborne Systems, Marlborough, Massachusetts, has been awarded a $39,951,691 cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (FA8808-16-C-0006) for protected tactical service field demonstration (PTSFD). PTSFD will demonstrate the ability to provide wideband anti-jam communications to tactical users using the Wideband Global Satellite Communications (SATCOM) constellation and commercial SATCOM. Work will be performed in Marlborough, Massachusetts, and is expected to be completed by September 30, 2020. 

July 28, 2016
L-3 Communications Corp., Link Simulation and Training Div., Arlington, Texas, has been awarded a contract for the new Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) for Diminishing Manufacturing Sources Replacement of Avionics for Global Operations and Navigation Flight Crew Training System program.

L-3 Communications Corp., Link Simulation and Training Div., Arlington, Texas, has been awarded a $38,318,978 fixed-price incentive firm contract for the new Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) for Diminishing Manufacturing Sources Replacement of Avionics for Global Operations and Navigation (DRAGON) Flight Crew Training System (FCTS) program. Contractor will provide for development and delivery of a government-owned AWACS DRAGON FCTS. Work will be performed at Arlington, Texas, and is expected to be complete by June 30, 2020. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with four offers received.

June 01, 2016

L-3 Communications Corp., Londonderry, New Hampshire, is being awarded a $9,000,000 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for non-warranty repair and provisioning item order spare parts for the following visual augmentation systems: Fusion Goggle System, Fusion Goggle Enhanced, Ground Panoramic Night Vision Goggles and the Ruggedized Ultra-Light Rangefinder. These systems provide visual augmentation capability allowing the user to operate in low light conditions and are utilized by the Air Force and the U.S. Special Operations Command to carry out assigned missions. Work will be performed in Londonderry, New Hampshire, and is expected to be completed by May 2021.

May 23, 2016

L-3 Communications Corp., San Carlos, California, is being awarded a $19,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract for a Radio Frequency Continuous Wave Microwave Power Module amplifier. The amplifier will be used as a drop-in replacement for existing shipboard and airborne electronic warfare systems and as an amplifier for newly manufactured electronic warfare systems. Work will be performed in San Carlos, California, and is expected to be completed May 19, 2019. Fiscal 2016 other procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $6,840,000 will be obligated at the time of award. No funds will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procur

March 9, 2016

L-3 Communications, Communication Systems–West, Salt Lake City, Utah, is being awarded $11,402,168 for modification PO0023 to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-12-C-2024) to exercise an option to procure eight AN/SRQ-4 Common Data Link Hawklink systems in support of the MH-60R and Fire Scout programs.

March 4, 2016

L-3 Communications Corp., Link Simulation Training Div., Arlington, Texas, has been awarded a $36,300,000 firm-fixed-price contract for an F-16 A/B Block 20 mission training center (MTC). Contractor will provide MTC hardware, spares and initial software development. Work will be performed at Arlington, Texas, and is expected to be complete by November 1, 2016. This contract is 100 percent foreign military sales to Taiwan. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8621-16-C-6378).

March 2, 2016

L-3 Communications, Communication Systems-West, Salt Lake City, Utah, is being awarded $16,930,838 for modification PO0022 to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-12-C-2024) to exercise an option for the manufacture, test, delivery and support of 29 AN/ARQ-59 radio terminal Common Data Link Hawklink systems in support of the MH-60R aircraft. Work will be performed in Salt Lake City, Utah (60 percent); Atlanta, Georgia (14 percent); Mountain View, California (6 percent); Exeter, New Hampshire (2 percent); and Phoenix, Arizona; El Cajon, California; Oxnard, California; Salinas, California; Sunnyvale, California; Boise, Idaho; Derby, Kanas; Littleton, Massachusetts; Stow, Massachusetts;

February 4, 2016

L-3 Communications Cincinnati Electronics Corp., Mason, Ohio, is being awarded an $8,961,539 cost-plus-fixed-fee completion contract for work associated with the Shipboard Panoramic Electro-optic Infrared (EO/IR) Cueing and Surveillance System (SPECSS) function of the Combined EO/IR Surveillance and Response System (CESARS) program. The contractor will design, build or procure and test both mid-wave infrared (MWIR) and visible spectrum panoramic imagers. Work will be performed in Mason, Ohio, and is expected to be completed November 2, 2018. Fiscal 2016 research, development, tests and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $142,265 is being obligated at the time of award. No funds will expire a

October 9, 2015

L-3 Communications Corp., Arlington, Texas, is being awarded $10,716,709 for a cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to delivery order 0005 issued previously against basic ordering agreement N61340-12-G-0001 for the procurement of F/A-18C/D tactical operational flight trainer system configuration set (SCS). The SCS will provide upgrades to the mission computer, aircraft and weapons sensors, and human aircraft interaction. Work will be performed at the Naval Air Station (NAS), Oceana, Virginia (25 percent); NAS, Lemoore, California (15 percent); Marine Corps Air Station (MCAS), Miramar, California (15 percent); MCAS, Beaufort, South Carolina (15 percent); MCAS, Iwakuni, Japan (10 percent); Joint Reserve Base

September 30, 2015

L-3 Communications, Platform Integration Division, Waco, Texas, has been awarded a $9,782,108 undefinitized contract action for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) aircraft and training to the Royal Jordanian Air Force (RJAF). Contractor will provide the delivery/ferry of four ISR aircraft; RJAF pilot, maintainer and mission system training; and field service representative support in support of the counterterrorism efforts in Jordan. Work will be performed in Waco, Texas, and in Jordan, and it is expected to be completed by September 30, 2016. This contract is 100 percent foreign military sales. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition.

June 22, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

L-3 Communications, New York, has promoted Gen. Richard A. Cody, USA (Ret.), to corporate senior vice president.

April 13, 2011
By Henry Kenyon

Rockwell Collins, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has signed a maintenance agreement with L-3 Communications to provide avionics support to the U.S. Air Force Project Liberty Aircraft program, which assists with intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance. The contract calls for Rockwell to maintain 37 Air Force MC-12Ws, which are militarized versions of the Hawker Beechcraft Super King Air 350 and feature the Rockwell Pro Line 21TM Integrated Display System.

March 1, 2011
By George Seffers

L-3 Communication Systems, Salt Lake City, Utah, recently received a $32 million contract modification for the procurement of hardware for the common data link Hawklink system for the MH-60R helicopter, including the manufacture, test, and delivery of six AN/SRQ-4(Ku) radio terminal sets for ship small surface combatants and 52 AN/ARQ-59 RTS systems. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

December 21, 2010
By George Seffers

L-3 Communications Corporation, Salt Lake City, Utah, was recently awarded an $8 million contract to provide for radio frequency B-kit communications hardware to support the Kiowa Warrior OH-58D program. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aviation and Missile Command Contracting Center, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

August 2, 2010
By George Seffers

L-3 Communications System West, Salt Lake City, Utah, was recently awarded a $17 million contract for 345 Type II interim encryption system kits in various configurations.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aviation & Missile Command Contracting Center, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

June 2, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

L-3 Communications, EOTech Inc., has received a $25 million firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide an optical sighting system for the M4A1 carbine to support the U.S. Special Operations Command's weapons accessories program. Under the contract, awarded by the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, L-3 will develop the optical sighting system, which will increase operational effectiveness of the M4A1 carbine, M203 grenade launcher, and other special operations forces small arms. Completion is expected by May 2015.