BAE Systems Information and Electronic Technology Solutions, Burlington, Massachusetts, has been awarded a $9,286,398 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for radio frequency (RF) emissions made unique and separable/dynamic adaptive neurally-inspired control for efficient RF surveillance software. This effort is focused on developing foundations for applying machine learning to the RF spectrum domain and developing practical applications in emerging spectrum problems to develop vastly improved discrimination performance over today’s hand-engineered RF systems. Work will be performed in Burlington, Massachusetts; Merrimack, Massachusetts; Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina; and Reston, Virginia. The work is expected to be complete by June 8, 2021.
Under a $13.1 million contract award, BAE Systems will demonstrate a new optical seeker for precision-guided munitions for the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA), through the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory. The seeker is intended to improve navigation, as well as automate target location and homing, for different types of munitions used in GPS-denied and other contested environments, according to the company. BAE Systems tested the seeker during the first phase of DARPA's Seeker Cost Transformation (SECTR) program. The seeker enables autonomous precision guidance via passive electro-optical and infrared sensors.
BAE Systems, Electronics, Intelligence and Support/Electronic Solutions, Nashua, New Hampshire, is being awarded $22,998,773 for modification P00005 to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00019-16-C-0020) to exercise an option for full-rate production Lot VIII for the procurement of 310 Integrated Defensive Electronic Countermeasures AN/ALE-55 fiber optic towed decoys and associated logistics and engineering technical support in support of the F/A-18E/F aircraft platform. In addition, the option includes tasks required to support logistics and engineering efforts for the AN/ALE-55 to include field support, failure analysis, investigations, and corrective actions recommendations.
BAE Systems Technology Solutions & Services, Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded $7,870,777 for modification P00021 to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00421-15-C-0008) to exercise an option for engineering and technical services in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s Special Communications Mission Solutions (AD-4.11.3). Services to be provided include integrating communications and information systems radio communications into Navy ships. Work will be performed at St. Inigoes, Maryland, and is expected to be completed in October 2018.
BAE Systems, Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded $13,166,281 for firm-fixed-price task order modification (P00007) under a previously awarded contract (N00604-16-F-3004) to exercise the second option year for services of operation and maintenance of Navy communication, electronic, and computer systems. The exercise of this option will bring the estimated cumulative value of the total contract to $34,186,921. Work will be performed at various locations on the island of Oahu, Hawaii (94 percent); and Geraldton, Australia (6 percent). Work will be completed by June 2018.
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., San Diego, California, has been awarded a $42,850,000 indefinite-delivery/ indefinite-quantity modification (P00018) to previously awarded contract (FA4600-12-D-0002) for additional Air Vehicle Planning System support. This modification provides a ceiling increase to allow the purchase of continued maintenance and sustainment activities, ongoing development activities, increased onsite support requirements, and required modifications to Army prepositioned stock for new and modified weapons.
BAE Systems Information and Electronic System Integration Inc., Nashua, New Hampshire, is being awarded $63,969,918 for undefinitized contract action delivery order 0001 under a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00104-16-G-0726) for the new manufacture of transmitter T-1687/ALE-70(V) countermeasures for the Advanced Tactical Aircraft Protection Systems Program Office (PMA272) Air Expendable Countermeasures Program. Work will be performed in Nashua, New Hampshire, and work will be completed by December 2018.
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Integration Inc., Nashua, New Hampshire, has been awarded a $67,696,276 modification (P00010) to exercise the option on previously awarded contract FA8540-16-C-0003 for radio frequency countermeasures system design, integration and testing. Work will be performed at Nashua, New Hampshire, and is expected to be complete by August 31, 2023. Fiscal 2017 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $15,050,000 are being obligated at the time of award. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Robins Air Force Base, Georgia, is the contracting activity.
BAE Systems Technology Solutions & Services, Rockville, Maryland, is being awarded a $12,149,950 modification (P00013) to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost reimbursable contract (N00421-15-C-0008) to exercise an option for research, development, design, integration, testing, installation, training and certification of shipboard C4I electronic communication systems in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s Ship and Air Integrated Warfare Division (Air 4.11.3). Work will be performed in St.
BAE Systems, Nashua, New Hampshire, was awarded a $249,401,819 modification (P00029) to contract W58RGZ-13-D-0245 for the purchase of Common Missile Warning Systems and associated spare parts; and systems engineering, technical and logistics support services. Funding and work location will be determined with each order, with an estimated completion date of September 30, 2018. The Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Burlington, Massachusetts, has been awarded an $8,688,675 cost-plus-fixed-fee completion contract for software. Contractor will provide research, develop, demonstrate and deliver a PHOENIX software system that allows first responders to entirely disconnect a non-cooperative organization from its network infrastructure and then selectively reform on a separate secure emergency network. Work will be performed at Burlington, Massachusetts, and is expected to be complete by July 29, 2020. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with 70 offers received.
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration, Technology Solutions-Advanced Information Technologies, Burlington, Massachusetts, has been awarded a $9,402,650 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for software and reports. The contractor will provide development and integration of the latest advancements in machine learning that benefit this effort as well as architectural enhancements that increase the flexibility and agility of applying analytics to solve space situational awareness problems and take full advantage of high-performance computing capabilities and multiple forms of visualization of the reasoning performed by the analytics involved in this effort.
BAE Systems Spectral Solutions LLC, Honolulu, Hawaii, is being awarded a $9,515,068 cost reimbursement contract for the soil-penetrating airborne reconnaissance for threat assessment and neutralization. BAE Systems Spectral Solutions LLC, shall design, build and demonstrate an airborne prototype to detect buried mines/improvised explosive device from an altitude of up to 2000 feet. The total cumulative value of this contract is $12,515,068 if all options are exercised. Work will be the performed in Honolulu, Hawaii, and work is expected to be completed June 21, 2018. If all options are exercised, work will continue through December 28, 2020.
BAE Systems, Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Nashua, New Hampshire, is being awarded $12,096,000 for modification P0015 to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-incentive fee contract (N00019-15-C-0038) for the procurement of eight OE-120 Air Traffic Control Radar Beacon System antenna systems for the Navy (7); and the Missile Defense Agency (1). Work will be performed in Nashua, New Hampshire, and is expected to be completed in March 2020. Fiscal 2013, 2014 and 2016 shipbuilding, construction (Navy) funds in the amount of $12,096,000 are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air System
BAE Systems Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Wayne, New Jersey, is being awarded a $9,464,114 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for services and supplies required to support the existing Software Compliant Architecture (SCA) Common Data Link (CDL) family of products. It will include repair, rework, maintenance, and assessment of units and components to determine if failures require repair, rework or replacement components for maintenance; spares and replenishment of previously developed items; and research and development efforts to upgrade the existing SCA/CDL family of products. Work will be performed in Wayne, New Jersey, and is expected to be comp
BAE Systems Surface Ships Ltd., United Kingdom, is being awarded a $22,172,442 firm-fixed-price contract for the production and delivery of Archerfish Destructors and fiber optic spools. The Archerfish Destructors are a component of the airborne mine neutralization system. The Navy has a mission need to neutralize bottom, close tethered and moored sea mines.
BAE Systems, Totowa, New Jersey, has been awarded a maximum $62,339,927 firm-fixed-price modification (P00005) adding line items to an existing contract (SPE4AX-14-D-9497) for aircraft advanced radar warning receivers. This was a sole-source acquisition using justification 10 U.S. Code 2304 (c)(1). Locations of performance are in New Jersey and New York, with a June 15, 2018, performance completion date. Using military service is Air Force and various countries in the Foreign Military Sales program.
Northrop Grumman Systems, Rolling Meadows, Illinois, has been awarded a $32,859,422 C-type contract for AC/MC-130J radio frequency countermeasures. Contractor will improve AC-130J and MC-130J aircraft system survivability, and the capability to detect, identify, locate, deny, degrade, disrupt and defeat threat systems in operational environments applicable to the AC- and MC-130J missions. Work will be performed at Rolling Meadows, Illinois, and expected to be complete by November 30, 2016. BAE, Nashua, New Hampshire, has been awarded a $22,391,886 contract (FA8540-16-C-0003).
BAE Systems Electronics and Information Systems Inc., Nashua, New Hampshire, has been awarded an $81,389,729 firm-fixed-price contract for Digital Electronic Warfare System Countermeasures Missile Warning System spares. Contractor will provide classified and unclassified spares line replacement units and line replaceable modules required for supporting the F-15 modernization program. Work will be performed at Nashua and is expected to be complete by December 31, 2018. This contract is 100 percent foreign military sales to Saudi Arabia. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition.
BAE Systems, Nashua, New Hampshire, is being awarded a $10,959,664 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for science and technology research concerning full-spectrum staring electronic support receiver (FSSR) with instantaneous direction finding (IDF). The focus of this effort is to design, develop, integrate and demonstrate a FSSR with IDF that leverages emerging and highly innovative electronic and photonic component technologies into an end-to-end electronic warfare demonstration system. The resulting FSSR will be subjected to a realistic, multi-threat electromagnetic environment, including interfering emitters, to demonstrate its operational impact under terminal engagement scenarios of interest