The U.S. Army has selected the Raytheon Company-Lockheed Martin Javelin Joint Venture to provide life-cycle contract support for the Javelin anti-tank missile and command launch unit through a five-year $298.6 million contract.
Northrop Grumman Cobham Intercoms LLC, a company formed by Northrop Grumman Corporation and Cobham, has been selected to provide the VIS-X Vehicular Intercommunication System Expanded for the U.S. Army's Communications and Electronics Command. The contract has an anticipated not-to-exceed ceiling of $2.4 billion.
The Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Norfolk, Philadelphia Office has awarded two contracts, both with multiple awards, to support U.S. Joint Forces Command's (USJFCOM) joint experimentation and concept development efforts.
Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems and General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems received the two core/business sustainment contracts, valued at approximately $24.5 million, with a total value of each effort over five years of approximately $130 million.
AnviCom Incorporated, a wholly owned subsidiary of Command Information Incorporated, has been awarded a task order by the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA)/Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization to support the development of information assurance guidance for Internet protocol version 6 (IPv6) across the U.S. Department of Defense enterprise. The task order has a potential life-cycle value of over $4.4 million.
Dynamics Research Corporation (DRC) has been awarded a $1.6 million contract to support the U.S. Air Force 350th Electronic Systems Group at Hanscom, Air Force Base, Massachusetts. Under the terms of the two-year contract, DRC will partner with prime contractor Vangent Incorporated to provide training and performance support to the Royal Saudi Air Force's School of Command, Control and Communications in Saudi Arabia.
Management Services Group Incorporated, doing business as Global Technical Systems, is being awarded a $95 million indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract for the U.S. Navy's new Common Processing System (CPS). The contract provides for the design, development, qualification and production of a commercial off-the-shelf-based, Grade-A shock-qualified processing system in support of Navy platforms. Efforts may include development of logistics support products, spares and support services.
AT&T Government Solutions Incorporated, CSC and Synectic Solutions Incorporated are being awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity multiple-award contract for the acquisition of integrated logistics support for the Naval Facilities Expeditionary Logistics Center, located at Naval Base Ventura County, Port Hueneme, California. The maximum dollar value, including the base period and four option years, for all three contracts combined is $30 million.
EDO Communications and Countermeasures Systems Incorporated is being awarded a $316.8 million modification to a previously awarded contract for the production and support of 4,501 JCREW 2.1 Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device (RCIED) Electronic Warfare (CREW) systems to meet urgent U.S. Defense Department requirements in support of operation Iraqi Freedom.
The U.S. Air Force has awarded the Lockheed Martin/Northrop Grumman Transformational Satellite Communications System (TSAT) Space Segment Team a $75-million, six-month extension to its Risk Reduction and System Definition (RR&SD) contract.
Harris Corporation has been awarded a blanket purchase agreement to provide land mobile radios to the U.S. departments of Interior and Agriculture as well as the FBI Training Academy.
Alion Science and Technology has been awarded a contract to support the Naval Systems Engineering Directorate in providing technical and management services in all technical disciplines required to design and support the full spectrum of naval ship types. The award has a potential value of $391 million if all options are exercised.
AnviCom Incorporated, a wholly owned subsidiary of Command Information, has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Transportation Command to
provide modernization and life cycle engineering support for a mission-critical supply chain system for the U.S. Army's Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC). The contract has a potential value of $33 million if all options are exercised.
The U.S. Army Product Manager for Joint-Automatic Identification Technology, a part of the Program Executive Office, Enterprise Information Systems at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, has awarded the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)-III contract to Savi, a Lockheed Martin company; Northrop Grumman Information Technology; Unisys; and Systems & Processes Engineering Corporation (SPEC).
Elbit Systems Limited and Israel Aerospace Industries Limited (IAI)'s respective subsidiaries, Elbit Systems Electro-Optics Elop Limited (Elbit Systems Electro-Optics) and ELTA Systems Limited (ELTA), have been awarded a $141 million contract to supply the Turkish Air Force with combined airborne imagery intelligence systems. Elbit Systems Electro-Optics received $87 million, and ELTA received $54 million.
SimAuthor, a wholly owned subsidiary of QinetiQ North America, has been awarded a four-year, $5 million contract from the Commander Naval Air Forces (CNAF) to continue support of CNAF's Military Flight Operations Quality Assurance (MFOQA) Bridge program with its flight data analysis, visualization software and MFOQA subject matter expert team.
Verizon Business and Nortel have reached a three-year agreement in which Nortel will evolve its traditional voice system to Verizon Internet Protocol (IP) Trunking VoIP (voice over Internet protocol) service, which is based on session initiation protocol. In addition, Verizon Business will manage Nortel's existing Verizon Private IP network, enabling Nortel to benefit from expanded managed network service capabilities and industry-leading service level agreements.
Alliant Techsystems and Goodrich ISR Systems Division were awarded a contract to produce the first operational U.S. Air Force ORS satellite, designated ORS Sat-1. The contract was awarded by the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center's Space Development and Test Wing. ATK will provide the spacecraft bus systems to Goodrich, which, as the satellite prime contractor, will integrate them with its payload.