ASC Signal Corporation, Plano, Texas, recently announced that it has been awarded a $1 million contract for the first three phases to build up to 100 3.7 meter, X-band antenna systems to support global government communications. These fixed, tracking antennas will communicate with the U.S. Department of Defense's Wideband Global Satcom (WGS) constellation in the X-band frequency. The WGS high-capacity satellite system is deployed across the Pacific, Indian and Atlantic Ocean regions and supports many military and government platforms.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, San Diego, California, is being awarded a potential $89,447,206 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus-fixed-fee, multiple award contract to provide research, development, test, and evaluation of emerging surveillance technologies, sensors and systems with potential for applicability in the areas of air, ground, and shipboard intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance and information operations systems. Stanley Associates Incorporated, Fairfax, Virgina, is being awarded a a potential $77,775,689. General Dynamics Information Technology Incorporated, Fairfax, Virginia, could receive as much as $76,559,590.
L-3 Communications Corporation, Londonderry, New Hampshire, is being awarded a $49,958,000 firm-fixed-priced, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for Special Operations visual augmentation systems binocular night vision device (BNVD). The BNVD's will provide special operations forces with enhanced surveillance, identification, recognition, and detection in all light and weather conditions, especially where vision is limited or restricted due to obscured and low/no light conditions. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems, Redondo Beach, California, is being awarded a $9,035,520 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for research on the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Nitride Electronic Next Generation Technology Program. The performer will develop device and integration technologies necessary to realize enhancement and depletion mode nitride transistors that simultaneously provide extremely high-speed and high-voltage operation in a process consistent with large-scale integration in circuits of 1,000 or more transistors. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity.
Cortana Corporation, Falls Church, Virginia, is being awarded a $7,275,000 contract modification to a previously for the research and development of sensors and systems in support of the Advanced Sensor Application Program and the Remote Environmental Sensor Program. Sensors and systems support a variety of naval aviation missions, including air-undersea warfare, defense suppression, electronic attack, naval warfare and amphibious, strike and anti-surface warfare. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Johns Hopkins University, Laurel, Maryland, is being awarded an up to $85 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, task order contract to provide for advanced research, development, and engineering support technology programs for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the contracting activity.
Crossroads Rehabilitation Center Incorporated, Indianapolis, Indiana, was awarded a $40 million firm-fixed-price contract for services in support of the Joint Combat Identification Marking System. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.
Raytheon Company, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $76,619,379 cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost reimbursement contract for the dismount detection radar (DDR) effort will provide for the development, design, build, test, integration, certification, and delivery of four DDR systems. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.
The Missile Defense Agency is announcing the award of a sole-source indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to Lockheed Martin Corporation, Sunnyvale, California. The total ceiling award value is $515.4 million.
Northrop Grumman Corporation, Integrated Systems, Bethpage, New York, is being awarded a not-to-exceed $157,942,000 advance acquisition contract for long lead material and related support for the full-rate production of five E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft (Lot 1). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $132,823,284 contract modification to exercise an option for the procurement of 12 EA-18G Lot 36 full-rate production airborne electronic attack kits and the associated non-recurring engineering. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Bechtel Marine Propulsion Corporation, San Francisco, California, is being awarded a $359.7 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification for nuclear propulsion work at the Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory and Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory. The Naval Sea Systems Command is the contracting activity.
The Boeing Company, Seattle, Washington, is being awarded a $226,999,940 contract modification for services in support of the P-8A System Development and Demonstration Program for the T-1 and T-3 aircraft. This modification will support interim flight clearance for the P-8A aircraft in the special mission configuration. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Boston-based DRG has been contracted to deliver an additional 55 Ageon intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) systems to Afghanistan as part of an undisclosed program, bringing the total number to 75. Initially deployed with new ground control shelters, Ageon ISR is now being used to upgrade all existing shelters across the program. Ageon ISR supports multi-intelligence processing, exploitation, and dissemination. Warfighters operating from these shelters use Ageon ISR to fuse high-definition video, wide area imagery, radar, unattended ground sensor, acoustic and human intelligence data to support force protection and intelligence operations.
The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, has selected Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems Corporation to develop and produce the Navy's next-generation tactical afloat network, Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES). Northrop Grumman was issued a $36,646,047 delivery order February 1 for the procurement of the CANES network infrastructure to include guided missile destroyer (DDG) variant first article; DDG variant production unit; and multipurpose amphibious assault ship (LHD) variant first article.
The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded an $8,261,510 contract modification to procure an additional 700 precision laser guidance set kits for the U.S. Air Force. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
The Navmar Applied Sciences Corporation, Warminster, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a $9,640,400 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for a Phase III Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project under Topic N04-237, "Mobile Shallow Water Antisubmarine Target System." The objective of this contract is to mature the design of the Shallow Water Target (SWT) System developed under the Phase II SBIR into a production-ready, over-the-side radio-frequency (RF) prototype SWT System and submarine simulator.
Vital Images Incorporated, Minnetonka, Minnesota, was issued a $12 million contract modification for radiology systems, subsystems and components. There are no other locations of performance. Using services are Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Corps and federal civilian agencies. The Defense Logistics Agency Troop Support, Philadelphia, Pennslvania, is the contracting activity.
Insitu Incorporated, Bingen, Washington, is being awarded a $41,090,719 ceiling priced contract modification for operational and maintenance services in support of the ScanEagle unmanned aerial systems. These services will provide electro-optical/infrared and mid-wave infrared imagery in support of land-based operations in Operation Enduring Freedom to provide real-time imagery and data. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
CGI Federal Incorporated, subsidiary of CGI Technologies and Solutions Incorporated, Fairfax, Virginia, is being awarded a $28,206,792 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for information technology support services for the Joint Strike Fighter Program Office. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.