Panasonic Solutions Company, Secaucus, New Jersey, recently announced that the U.S. Air Force has selected Panasonic Toughbook mobile computers for its rugged mobile computing requirements, including flightline, maintenance, mission, and support activities. The Toughbook 31 rugged notebook and Toughbook 19 rugged convertible tablet can be purchased as part of the USAF Quantum Enterprise Buy (QEB) program and will be delivered by Intelligent Decisions. Both mobile computers will be included in the QEB program effective immediately and ending Dec. 31, 2011.
Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems and Solutions, Papillion, Nebraska, is receiving a more than $6 million contract modification for development of the Integrated Strategic Planning and Analysis System global adaptive planning/collaborative information environment (GAP/CIE) increment two, spiral two. GAP/CIE is the principal new development activity for the Integrated Strategic Planning and Analysis Network. Electronic Systems Center, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, is the contracting activity.
Raytheon Company, McKinney, Texas, is being awarded a $21 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for production of the AN/ZSQ-2 (V1 Assault) and AN/ZSQ-2 (V2 Attack), Electro-Optical Sensor System for the MH-47G and MH-60M aircraft assigned to the Special Operations Aviation Regiment at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, in support of the U.S. Special Operations Command, Technology Applications Contracting Office
OptiMetrics Incorporated, Abingdon, Maryland, was awarded a nearly $10 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the development and implementation of advanced models, simulation and analytical tools to increase the capacity of decontamination services. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors, Owego, New York, is being awarded a nearly $30 million delivery order modification to provide for additional phase two non-recurring efforts in support of the MH-60R situational awareness technology insertion engineering, manufacturing, and development. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Maritime Systems and Sensors, Moorestown, New Jersey, is being awarded a more than $8 million contract modification to exercise options for fiscal 2011 technical and engineering support and related operation and maintenance of the Navy's Combat Systems Engineering Development Site and technical engineering support of the SPY-1A test lab and Naval Systems Computing Center. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Pathfinder Systems Incorporated, Arvada, Colorado, is being awarded a more than $6 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for a Phase III Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project for the operational prototype Marine Common Aircrew Trainer (MCAT) prototype two. This SBIR Phase III project will implement a baseline configuration upgrade based on the previously delivered MCAT prototype one and will build upon previously demonstrated and delivered Phase II simulation technologies. The Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division, Orlando, Florida, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Herndon, Virginia, was awarded a more than $11 million contract modification for the installation or reconfiguration of sense and warn capabilities at nine sites. Work will be performed in Bagram, Afghanistan; Baghdad, Iraq; and Huntsville, Alabama, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 30, 2011. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Archbold, Pennsylvania, and Raytheon Missile Systems of Tucson, Arizona, are being awarded a $475 million firm-fixed-price contract for Paveway II laser-guided bomb computer control groups (seekers) and GBU-12 air foil groups (tail kits). The Ogden Air Logistics Center, Hill Air Force Base, Utah, is the contracting activity.
AT&T Government Solutions Incorporated, Herndon, Virginia, was recently awarded a nearly $7 million task order to provide technical support to the Marine Corps Systems Command, Information Systems and Infrastructure Product Group, Marine Corps Network and Infrastructure Services Program Office to provide information technology networking support services for the Marine Corps Garrison Classified Network to Marine Corps Forces Pacific, Marine Forces Reserve and Marine Corps Installation National Capitol Region installations. Throughout the contract period, the contractor will be required to perform such duties as customer support, network testing and monitoring, system analysis, and problem solving.
BAE Systems, Nashua, New Hampshire, is being awarded a $9 million firm-fixed-price contract for one Autonomous Real-Time Ground Ubiquitous Surveillance-Imaging System with options for two additional systems. The Air Force Materiel Command, Aeronautical Systems Center, 645th Aeronautical Systems Group, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
Raytheon Company, Network Centric Solutions, Marlborough, Massachusetts, is being awarded an approximate $67 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, cost-plus fixed-fee/cost-plus incentive-fee/firm-fixed-price hybrid contract for the procurement of highly specialized engineering services to meet the Navy's Satellite Communications Program requirements to include, but not limited to, the following systems produced by Raytheon: Extremely High Frequency (EHF); Super High Frequency (SHF) WSC-6 (v)5/7; Global Broadcast Service (GBS); Submarine High Date Rate (SUB HDR); and Navy Multiband Terminal (NMT). The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.
Rally Point Management L.L.C., Fort Walton Beach, Florida, was awarded an approximate $7 million firm-fixed-price cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification to support small unmanned aircraft systems training requirements. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
Sensor Technology Engineering Incorporated, Santa Barbara, California, is being awarded a nearly $11 million firm-fixed-price commercial contract for the procurement of linear radiation monitors (LRM) and handheld radiation monitors (HRM). The LRM is a unique item containing multiple gamma and neutron radiation detectors spaced at three-foot intervals. It allows the operators to search for radioactive materials over large areas, around vehicles and containers and in wells and tunnels.
AAI Corporation, Hunt Valley, Maryland, was awarded a more than $18 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the engineering services in support of the Shadow 200 unmanned aircraft system. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
Toyon Research Corporation, Goleta, California, is being awarded about $12 million for the procurement of various antennas and ancillary parts, which are integrated into communication jamming pods and electronic warfare laboratories, spares, and the incidental engineering required to fabricate, modify and/or maintain the antenna and feed assemblies. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Center, China Lake, California, is the contracting activity.
Syracuse Research Corporation, North Syracuse, New York, was awarded a more than $6 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the improvement services in support of the lightweight counter-mortar radar units. The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Contracting Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
EDO Communications and Countermeasures Systems Incorporated, Thousand Oaks, California, is being awarded a more than $6 million firm-fixed-price contract to supply 56 high-power radar signal simulators. Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity.
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is providing about $7 million to Honeywell, Minneapolis, Minnesota, to design, develop, and deliver a demonstration of a gyroscope with a goal capability of absolute reference navigation in a compact, four diameter optically integrated gyro-head.
NAVMAR Applied Sciences Corporation, Warminster, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a nearly $75 million cost-plus-incentive-fee contract for a Phase III Small Business Innovation Research project for the development and use of the Persistent Surveillance Unmanned Aerial Systems. This effort includes field service representative support; delivery, installation, operation, and maintenance of hardware; continued testing; engineering services; modeling, simulation, analysis; systems engineering and integration. Some work will be performed in Afghanistan. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.