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Space Based Infrared System Contract Modified

September 26, 2012
George I. Seffers

Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co., Sunnyvale, Calif., is being awarded a $54,241,120.00 contract modification for sustainment support for the Space Based Infrared System. The contracting activity is the U.S. Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif.

Samsung Series 7 Slate Selected for Bases Worldwide

September 26, 2012
George I. Seffers

Samsung Electronics America, Inc., Ridgefield Park, N.J., and Intelligent Decisions (ID), Inc., Ashburn, Va., have announced that the Samsung Series 7 Slate has been awarded the network slate tablet category contract under the U.S. Air Force Client Computing and Servers blanket purchase agreement. ID and Samsung will deliver the Samsung Series 7 Slate, the first device selected under the new network tablet category, available for deployment at U.S. Air Force bases worldwide.

Raytheon Receives $305 Million for Aviation Radio Technology

September 26, 2012
George I. Seffers

Raytheon Co., Fort Wayne, Ind., was awarded a $305 million firm-fixed-price contract to procure multi-mode aviation radio system components and services. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Fort Monmouth, N.J., is the contracting activity.

Boeing Receives Nearly $2 Billion for Poseidon Aircraft

September 24, 2012
George I. Seffers

 
The Boeing Company, Seattle, Wash., is being awarded a $1,904,545,643 modification to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm contract for the procurement of 11 P-8A Multi-Mission Maritime Low Rate Initial Production III aircraft. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity. 

BAH Supports Cyber Readiness

September 24, 2012
George I. Seffers

 

BAE to Provide Engineering Services for Radar Warning Receivers

September 24, 2012
George I. Seffers

 
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration, Totowa, N.J., is being awarded a $9,757,853 contract modification for engineering services for the AN/ALR-56C system. The contracting activity is the Air Force Sustainment Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga. 

EDO to Support Electronic Countermeasures System

September 24, 2012
George I. Seffers

 
EDO Corporation, Amityville, N.Y., is being awarded a $9,445,643 cost plus fixed price, cost reimbursement no fee and firm-fixed-price contract to procure engineering support for AN/ALQ-161A preprocessor flight software 6.20 sustainment effort. The contracting activity is the Air Force Life Cyble Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Ga. 

Radar Technology Insertion Contract Modified

September 21, 2012
George I. Seffers

 
Northrop Grumman Corporation, Aerospace Systems, El Segundo, Calif., is being awarded a $10,708,998 contract modification for Multi-Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program radar system development and demonstration schedule extension. The contracting activity is the U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass.

Saudi Arabia Purchases Voice Communications Capability

September 21, 2012
George I. Seffers

 

Raytheon Supports Sensor Netting System

September 21, 2012
George I. Seffers

 

Joint Precision Landing System to be Updated

September 21, 2012
George I. Seffers

 
Raytheon Company, Fullerton, Calif., is being awarded a $7,057,746 contract modification to update the Joint Precision Approach and Landing System to incorporate availability in Global Positioning System jamming environment into the Increment 1 design as identified by the threshold level system requirements document. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. 

ViaSat to Deliver Voice Communications to Turkey

September 21, 2012
George I. Seffers

 

Egypt Procures Radio Repeater Systems

September 21, 2012
George I. Seffers

 
Exelis Incorporated, Van Nuys, Calif., is being awarded a potential $25 million firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the procurement of six radio frequency repeater systems for the government of Egypt’s SPS-48E land-based radar program and associated support for Egypt under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The requirement includes all associated support. Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity. 

TRADOC Intelligence Support Contract Worth $143 Million

September 20, 2012
George I. Seffers

The Mission Installation Contracting Command, Mission Contracting Office—Fort Eustis has awarded CGI Federal Incorporated, Fairfax, Va., a $143 million contract to support the core functions of the operational environment for the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command (TRADOC), Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence (G-2). The contract has a one-year base with two, one-year option periods.

Honeywell to Support Micro Air Vehicle

September 20, 2012
George I. Seffers

Honeywell International, Albuquerque, N.M., is being awarded an $8,286,161 contract for post-production support services for the RQ-16B T-Hawk Block II Micro Air Vehicle. The RQ-16B is a rugged, field-repairable, single operator, vertical launched, unmanned air system that supports explosive ordnance disposal technicians and is currently used in theater to support Operation Enduring Freedom. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Indian Head Division, Indian Head, Md., is the contracting authority.

Multi-Spectral Sensors for Force Protection Contract Awarded

September 20, 2012
George I. Seffers

Solid State Scientific Corp., Hollis, N.H., was awarded a $24 million firm-fixed-price contract for the services in support of multi-spectral sensors for force protection. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Natick, Mass., is the contracting activity.

Two Firms Awarded Aviator $200 Million Night Vision Contract

September 20, 2012
George I. Seffers

L-3 Communications Corporation, Tempe, Ariz., and Exelis Incorporated, Roanoke, Virginia, were awarded a $200 million firm-fixed-price contract between two contractors. The award will provide for the procurement of Enhanced 3rd Generation Aviator’s Night Vision Imaging Systems. Work location will be determined with each task order, with an estimated completion date of Sept. 3, 2017. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity.

Telephonics to Provide Identification Friend or Foe System

September 20, 2012
George I. Seffers

Telephonics Corporation, Farmingdale, N.Y., is being awarded a $60,082,968 firm-fixed-price contract award for the production of 19 UPX-40s to include hardware installation kits, installation support, manufacturing and sustainment support. The contracting activity is Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass.

Logos to Provide Video Image Storage in Afghanistan

September 17, 2012
George I. Seffers

 

Neany to Support Persistent Surveillance in Afghanistan

September 17, 2012
George I. Seffers

 

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