Contract Awards

July 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Intelligence Systems of Chantilly, Virginia, is being awarded a nearly $50 million contract for sustainment of capabilities of the current order of battle functionality for the Modernized Integrated Data Base (MIDB) Enterprise (DIME), including operational support to all elements of order of battle and related data production, dissemination and maintenance in support of warfighter operations and theater/national production in currently fielded and future baselines through the period of performance of this effort. The contractor will also improve the MIDB enterprise's capabilities for the DIME. The contracting activity is Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, New York.

July 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Missile Systems of Tucson, Arizona, is being awarded a contract modification of about  $9 million for procurement of 4 Griffin Block II A telemetry rounds, (part number 2292000-25), and 74 Griffin Block II A all up rounds (Part Number 2292000-26) to include shipping, engineering services, and proposal development costs. U.S. Air Force Air Armament Center, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida, is the contracting activity.

July 15, 2011
By George Seffers

R4 Incorporated, Eatontown, New Jersey, was awarded about $9 million for contractor logistic support on various improvised explosive device defeat/protect force equipment at approximately 60 locations. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Warren, Michigan, is the contracting activity.

July 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company of Marlborough, Massachusetts, is being awarded about $21 million for: a wide-area, multilateration, en-route airway surveillance system for the Republic of Kyrgyzstan in support of the U.S. combatant forces in Afghanistan and the Kyrgyzstan Republic; air traffic control tower construction at Manas International Airport; and relocation of existing Kyrgyz Aero Navigatzia equipment to the new tower. The contracting activity is Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts.

July 15, 2011
By George Seffers

ViaSat, Carlsbad, California, is being awarded more than $27 million for multifunctional information distribution system-low volume terminals (MIDS-LVTs). Data Link Solutions, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was awarded a nearly $24 million contract delivery order for MIDS-LVT. The MIDS-LVT provides secure, high-capacity, jam-resistant, digital data and voice communications capability for U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Army platforms. These awards combine purchases for the United States and the governments of Japan and Australia under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.

July 14, 2011
By George Seffers

L-3 Communications Corporation, Arlington, Texas, is being awarded approximately $22 million for the hardware and software to upgrade the Canadian Air Force's training system from the existing Advanced Distributed Combat Training System to the current U.S.

July 14, 2011
By George Seffers

DynCorp International, Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded nearly $93 million to provide organizational level maintenance and logistic support on all aircraft and support equipment for which the Naval Test Wing Atlantic has maintenance responsibility. This maintenance responsibility includes all rotary, fixed, lighter-than-air, and unmanned aircraft on-site for project testing, transient aircraft, loaner aircraft, leased aircraft, and tested civilian aircraft assigned to the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, which is the contracting activity.

July 11, 2011
By George Seffers

TT Systems Corporation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, is being awarded a nearly $8 million contract modification for system engineering integration and sustainment of ground-based missile warning, missile defense, and space surveillance sensors. Electronic Systems Center, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity.

July 11, 2011
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, Lanham, Maryland, is being awarded about $8 million for a firm-fixed-price order via the General Services Administration (GSA) schedule for the procurement of 964 Combat Survivor Evader Locator System handheld radio sets that will provide multiple communication options for search and rescue missions. In addition, this contract also provides for 1,928 rechargeable batteries and 80 radio set adapters. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

July 11, 2011
By George Seffers

MELE Incorporated, Rockville, Maryland, was awarded a more than $12 million contract for AN/PDR-75 radiac sets. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

July 11, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Defense Systems Division, Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded a more than $20 million, four-month contract extension for the operation and support of aircraft E-11A, serial number 1-900, modified to carry the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) payload. This contract also provides for the operations and maintenance of the BACN payload and for the maintenance of the modified aircraft. Electronic Systems Command, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

July 8, 2011
By George Seffers

Science, Engineering and Technology Associates, Arlington, Virginia, was awarded about $48 million for the procurement of a counter-bomber system to provide detection capability of suicide bombers approaching a controlled access site. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Natick, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

July 11, 2011
By George Seffers

URS Federal Support Services Incorporated, Germantown, Maryland; Calibre Systems Incorporated, Alexandria, Virginia; Booz Allen Hamilton, McLean, Virginia; and Parsons Infrastructure, Washington, D.C., were awarded a more than $24 million contract for the support services to develop, deliver and enable an operationally relevant and totally integrated live, virtual, constructive and gaming training environment. The U.S. Army Mission and Installation Contracting Command, Fort Eustis, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

July 8, 2011
By George Seffers

TCOM LP, Columbia, Maryland, is being awarded an approximate $10 million contract modification for hardware in support of phase three of the Persistent Ground Surveillance Systems (PGSS) for the Army. Hardware to be procured includes five 22M+ aerostat systems, six tether-up spares kits, and two line replaceable units/site spares to outfit and enhance the capabilities of the existing PGSS currently fielded. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, New Jersey, is the contracting activity.

July 8, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin, Mission System and Sensors, Owego, New York, was awarded a $47 million contract to provide autonomous technologies for unmanned aerial systems to maximize performance requirements and capabilities with mature technologies. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Fort Eustis, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

July 8, 2011
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Denver, Colorado, has been awarded the first competitive Public Safety Long Term Evolution (LTE) contract in the nation, as well as the first contract under the National Telecommunications and Information Administration's Broadband Technology Opportunities Program, for recipients of the FCC 700 MHz broadband waiver. The more than $8 million contract will provide Adams County, Colorado, and the adjacent Denver community, with a 15-site LTE communications system that delivers the public safety user access to next-generation broadband capabilities such as streaming video, remote data access and information sharing.

July 6, 2011
By George Seffers

ITT Systems Corporation, Clifton, New Jersey, is being awarded about $49 million for the ALQ-211 (v)9 Advanced Integrated Defensive Electronic Warfare Suite. This will provide systems software and support equipment for the ALQ-211 (v)9 pod. This award includes 18 pods, 4 pod shells, 2 antenna coupler sets, 2 lab test benches and data. This contract is a foreign military sales requirement for Pakistan. Warner-Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity.

July 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin, Mission Systems and Sensors, Moorestown, New Jersey, is being awarded an approximate $31 million contract modification to exercise an option for the production of the DDG-115 Aegis Weapon System, including a multi-mission signal processor and the procurement of the Secure Voice System and Digital Video Distribution System for DDG-114 and 115. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

July 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Science Applications International Corporation, McLean, Virginia, is being awarded almost $15 million for the environment and ship motion forecasting program, which seeks to provide sea-based ship and cargo system operators with seaway environmental forecasting in order to predict ship motions and determine windows of opportunity for inter-intra-ship material and personnel environment. The Office of Naval Research, Arlington, Virginia, is the contracting activity.

July 6, 2011
By George Seffers

Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is being awarded a more than $9 contract modification to provide AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment for CH-53E CNS/ATM. The contract provides for 54 RT-1851A(C)/ARC receiver-transmitters and 54 C-12561A/ARC control, radio sets. The contract will also provide for AN/ARC-210(V) electronic radio and ancillary equipment for the E-6B in the following quantities: 22 C-12561A/ARC control, radio sets; 36 MT-4935/ARC mounting bases; 36 MT-7006/ARC amplifier mounts; 44 AM-7526/ARC high-power amplifiers; and 44 RT-1939(C)/ARC receiver-transmitters. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

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