The Boeing Company, Huntsville, Alabama, was recently awarded an $88 million contract for Enhanced Medium Altitude Reconnaissance and Surveillance System aircraft, which encompasses a 24-month engineering and manufacturing development (EMD) base effort for four units with an option for an additional two EMD units and more options for a total of six low rate initial production units and interim contractor logistics support. U.S. Army Communications Electronics Command Contracting Center, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Sunnyvale, California, was awarded a nearly $8 million contract modification, which will incorporate the dual operations capability into the existing engineering, manufacturing and development contract for the space-based infrared system high component. U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center, El Segundo, California, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Orlando, Florida, was awarded a $10 million contract modification, which will provide for the upgrade/retrofit of five gunship multi-spectral sensor systems. Aeronautical Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
SeeByte Limited, Edinburgh, Scotland, is being awarded a nearly $9 million contract modification to exercise option two for Common Operator Interface command and control software for Navy explosive ordnance disposal teams. The software application is used for mission planning, equipment data transfer, mission execution tracking, post mission analysis, and data reporting by Navy explosive ordnance disposal mobile units, mobile diving and salvage units, and research and development activities. The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Indian Head, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Owego, New York, is being awarded a more than $45 million contract for two cargo unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and pre-deployment readiness activities in support of cargo UAS services in Afghanistan and required modifications to the systems. Frontier Systems Incorporated, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Boeing Company, Irvine, California, is being awarded nearly $30 million for a similar contract. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
U.S. Information Technologies Corporation, Chantilly, Virginia, is being awarded a contract potentially valued at more than $63 million for information technology technical support services for the U.S. Navy's Military Sealift Command, Washington, D.C., which is the contracting authority.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Melbourne, Florida, is being awarded a $9 million contract modification for continued post-delivery technical support for Rapid Airborne Mine Clearance System (RAMICS) units. This contract will be used to modify and/or repair delivered hardware; modify or build new RAMICS system components to resolve producibility, obsolescence, and end-of-life issues and update the technical data package with respect to the changes implemented; provide maintenance of delivered hardware, as well as provide software maintenance, upgrades and modifications required to optimize RAMICS performance; and provide required engineering services consisting of systems engineering, configuration and data management, quality assu
Raytheon Company, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a nearly $17 million ceiling priced order under a previously awarded contract for repair of the AN/APG-79 radar in support of the F/A-18 aircraft. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.
URS Federal Technical Services, Germantown, Maryland, is being awarded a nearly $14 million contract to provide professional support services in support of submarine towed array systems, associated component systems and hull sensor systems. This contract will include services in the areas of program analysis, development, control and monitoring, administration, communication, human resources, business, finance, cost estimating, technical and engineering support, information technology and lifecycle support. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Booz Allen Hamilton Incorporated, McLean, Virginia; CACI Enterprise Solutions Incorporated, Chantilly; Virginia, Deloitte Consulting, Alexandria, Virginia; Dynamics Research Corporation, Andover, Massachusetts; Science Applications International Corporation, McLean, Virginia; and Tech Team Government Solution Incorporated, Chantilly, Virginia, were awarded a U.S. Air Force contract worth $460 million. This contract will provide for enterprise-level engineering integration and service management support worldwide for Air Force customers. At this time, $15,000 has been obligated to each company.
Northrop Grumman Information Systems, San Diego, California, was awarded a $34 million contract modification, which will provide for an extension on the maintenance and support of the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node payload in support of overseas contingency operations. Electronic Systems Command/Airborne Networks Division, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.
General Atomics Aeronautical Systems Incorporated, Poway, California, was awarded an $18 million contract modification to provide contractor logistics support for the Italian Air Force MQ-9 Reaper program, including all logistics necessary to support the Italian Air Force main operating base and possibly a forward operating base. Aeronautical Systems Command, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Shipbuilding Incorporated, Pascagoula, Mississippi, and Raytheon Company Integrated Defense Systems, San Diego, California, have been awarded contract modifications valued at more than $43 million for Northrop Grumman and nearly $38 million for Lockheed Martin.
Integral Systems Incorporated recently announced that Avtec Systems, which now operates as part of Integral's Satellite Communications Solutions Divisions, has been awarded a $5 million contract to replace Asynchronous Transfer Mode (ATM) multiplexers that are no longer sustainable at the U.S. military's largest test ranges. The contract was awarded as part of the Air Force Flight Test Center Range Data Acquisition Transport System program. Additional contract phases will replace ATM multiplexers at Vandenberg Air Force Base, Point Mugu Air Station and China Lake Naval Weapons Testing Center.
ERAPSCO Incorporated, Columbia City, Indiana, is being awarded a nearly $34 million contract to provide research and development and production engineering services in support of ongoing sonobuoy technical evolution efforts. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
SBC Global Services Incorporated, Honolulu, Hawaii, is being awarded a $7 million contract to provide consolidated telecommunications services to the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme, California. The Port Hueneme Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center is the contracting activity.
Telos Corporation has been awarded a task order by the U.S. Army Information Technology Agency to provide Defense Message System (DMS) support at the Pentagon Telecommunications Center (PTC). The one-year contract includes one option year and is worth more than $32 million if all options are exercised. Under the contract awarded from the Network Centric Solutions contract vehicle, Telos will assist the PTC with integrating, operating and maintaining a single, integrated DMS at three security levels. The PTC is the Army's nerve center in the Pentagon for operating and managing the critical information technology infrastructure related to secure, organizational messaging.
Raytheon Company, Space and Airborne Systems, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $52 million contract modification for the procurement of 19 AN/APG-79 active electronically scanned array (AESA) radars to be retrofitted into F/A-18E/F aircraft Lots 26-29. The AN/APG-79 AESA radar, which will replace the APG-73 radar, will provide increased air-to-air detection and track range, increased air-to-ground targeting capabilities, longer launch range for standoff weapons, enhanced capability against advanced threats, and optimized utilization of the aircraft's weapon systems contributing to the F/A-18E/F's survivability. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Mission Systems and Sensors, Manassas, Virginia, is being awarded an $8 million contract for lightweight wide-aperture array inboard equipment and associated engineering and technical support for two Virginia-class submarines. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
University Multispectral Laboratory, Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, Oklahoma, is being awarded a potential $39 million contract modification to provide support services, which include identification, analysis, selection, testing and evaluation of solutions to warfighter requirements for command, control, communications, computer, cyber, intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance/chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear and explosive sensors and sensor-related technology. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic, Charleston, South Carolina, is the contracting activity.