Electronic Systems Center

June 22, 2012
By George Seffers

Datum Software Incorporated, John Creeks, Georgia; Digital Management Incorporated, Bethesda, Maryland; Diligent Consulting Incorporated, San Antonio, Texas; DSD Laboratories Incorporated, Sudbury, Massachusetts; Diversified Technical Services Incorporated, El Paso, Texas; Exeter Government Services LLC, Gaithersburg, Maryland; Excellus Solutions LLC, McLean, Virginia; IndraSoft, Reston, Virginia; Segue Technologies, Arlington, Virginia; SI Systems Technologies, Folsom, California; Array Information Technology Incorporated, Greenbelt, Maryland; and ActioNet Incorporated, Vienna, Virginia, are being awarded a $960 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide a vehicle for customers to access a wide range of services

June 6, 2012
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, Seattle, Washington, is being awarded a $66,814,404 firm-fixed-price foreign military sales contract for the installation and check out of Group A and B radar system improvement kits for the Royal Saudi Air Force fleet of five Airborne Warning and Control System aircraft. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

May 2, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Sudbury, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $15,485,267 cost-plus-award-fee, firm-fixed-price and cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Surveillance Radar Program. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

April 18, 2012
By George Seffers

Ace Technology Partners LLC, Arlington Heights, Illinois; Blue Tech Incorporated, San Diego, California; FedStore Corporation, Rockville, Maryland; General Dynamics IT, Needham, Massachusetts; Global Technology Resources, Incorporated, Denver, Colorado; GTSI Corporation, Herndon, Virginia; Iron Bow Technologies LLC, Chantilly, Virginia; M2 Technology Incorporated, San Antonio, Texas; and Red River Computer Company, Claremont, New Hampshire, are being awarded a $6.9 billion firm fixed price, multiple award, indefinite delivery, and indefinite quantity contract for the purchase of netcentric products for Air Force customers.

April 2, 2012
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, is being awarded a $9,199,396 cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-reimbursement contract to implement the technical refresh roadmap of Integrated Space Command and Control systems for the Communications Processing System. Electronic Systems Center, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity.

March 16, 2012
By George Seffers

The U.S. Air Force has selected Northrop Grumman Corporation, McLean, Virginia, for the Air and Space Operations Center (AOC) Weapon System (WS) modernization program with an initial award of $120 million. The contract has a potential value of $504 million over eight years, if all options are exercised. AOC WS is the command and control center for planning, executing and assessing joint air operations during a contingency or conflict. Under the contract from the Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, the team led by Northrop Grumman will modernize the AOC to enable greater battle space awareness and more effective, dynamic planning and execution.

March 9, 2012
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Corporation, Aerospace Systems, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $24,484,465 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Multi Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program radar system development and demonstration alignment with the Global Hawk Block 40 program schedule. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

March 9, 2012
By George Seffers

Ultra Electronics Advanced Tactical Systems Incorporated, Austin, Texas, is being awarded a $17,889,807 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with labor hour, firm-fixed-price, and cost reimbursement for supporting the Air Force, other Defense Department services, and the Department of Homeland Defense's Joint Air Defense Systems Integrator (JADSI) systems, including development, sustainment, technical refresh, and field support by modifying and upgrading JADSI capabilities in response to validated operational requirements, and effectively sustaining deployed JADSI and related equipment in the field. Air Force Material Command, Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts

February 3, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $76,619,379 cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost reimbursement contract for the dismount detection radar (DDR) effort will provide for the development, design, build, test, integration, certification, and delivery of four DDR systems. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

January 30, 2012
By George Seffers

Kuanta Insaat Taahhut Elektronik Tur, San VE TIC.A.S., Ankara, Turkey, is being awarded a $7,444,761 firm-fixed-price contract to provide acquisitions of Air Traffic Control and Landing System and navigational aids in support of Afghanistan's Air Force's rotary and fixed wing flying training program at Shindand Air Base, Afghanistan. The location of the performance is Ankara, Turkey.  Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Maine, is the contracting activity.

 

November 30, 2011
By George Seffers

Recent flight tests conducted by a combined team from the Electronic Systems Center, the Space and Missile Systems Center, MIT Lincoln Laboratory and MITRE Corp. have shown that the low-profile Advanced Multi-band Communications Antenna, installed on a wide-body aircraft, can effectively support high speed Ka-band and extremely high frequency (EHF) communications. The tests demonstrated that the antenna system meets needed performance characteristics, such as small size and weight, easy installation, consistent coverage in all directions and the ability to mount to the aircraft skin.

November 7, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Integrated Systems Western Region, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $12, 271,991 cost-plus-award-fee contract modification for the Multi Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program radar system development and demonstration for integration with the Global Hawk Block 40 Program. The Electronic Systems Center, Aerial Ground Surveillance Systems Division, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

October 26, 2011
By George Seffers

L-3 Communications Corporation, Communications Systems - East Division, Camden, New Jersey, is being awarded a $9,585,657 firm-fixed-price, cost-reimbursable contract for advanced extremely high frequency/special test equipment systems and three interface tester adapters; training course and maintenance manuals; technical data package (Level 3); building and installing one duplicate advanced extremely high frequency/special test equipment tester; and three interface tester adapters; data, and cost-reimbursable travel. Electronic Systems Center, Cryptologic Systems Contracting Division, San Antonio, Texas, is the contracting activity.

October 13, 2011
By George Seffers

Mesotech International Incorporated, Sacramento, California, is being awarded a $14,904,304 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to procure the Fixed Base Weather Observation System; an integrated system of multiple weather sensors and data automation components designed to continually measure the conditions of the environment and formulate aviation surface weather reports at military installations and operating areas in support of flight safety and force protection. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

September 14, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania, is being awarded a $791 million maximum firm-price-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-reimbursable contract to provide a set of over 70 reusable, common services to U.S. Air Force combat support automated information systems based on integration of commercial-off-the-shelf, free and open source software, and government-off-the-shelf software components. Electronic Systems Center, Maxwell Air Force Base, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

August 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Abacus Technology Corporation, Chevy Chase, Maryland, is being awarded a more than $8 million firm-fixed-price contract for contractor engineering and technical support services for the Royal Saudi Air Force command, control, communications, computers, and intelligence system sites and air bases. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

August 23, 2011
By George Seffers

General Dynamics C4 Systems, Taunton, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $900 million maximum indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to allow the Global Broadcast Service Joint Program Office to acquire approximately 1,500 new receive suites, and approximately 1,100 retrofit kits, for fielded systems. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

August 19, 2011
By George Seffers

ITT Systems Corporation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, is being awarded two contract modifications valued at a total of nearly $94 million for the Systems Engineering and Sustainment Integrator (SENSOR), which is to provide system engineering integration and sustainment of ground-based missile warning, missile defense, and space surveillance sensors. The SENSOR systems currently include ground-based radars and optical systems controlled and operated by U.S. Strategic Command and Air Force Space Command. Electronic Systems Center, Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado, is the contracting activity.

August 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Network Communications Systems, San Diego, California, is being awarded a nearly $9 million fixed-price-incentive-firm, firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost reimbursement contract to develop a deployable instrument landing system that can provide precision guidance to aviation assets in multiple geographically-separated and environmentally-diverse regions. Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Directorate of Contracting, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

August 8, 2011
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems and Solutions, Papillion, Nebraska, is receiving a more than $6 million contract modification for development of the Integrated Strategic Planning and Analysis System global adaptive planning/collaborative information environment (GAP/CIE) increment two, spiral two. GAP/CIE is the principal new development activity for the Integrated Strategic Planning and Analysis Network. Electronic Systems Center, Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska, is the contracting activity.

July 21, 2011
By George Seffers

Accenture Federal Services, L.L.C., Reston, Virgina, is being awarded an approximate $7 million contract modification for the Defense Enterprise Accounting Management System, which provides a system designed to allow U.S. Transportation Command, Air Mobility Command, Defense Finance and Accounting Service, and the Air Force the ability to reduce and ultimately eliminate reliance of legacy stove-piped systems. Electronic Systems Center, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, 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 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.

June 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Telos Corporation was recently awarded a more than  $3 million task order by the U.S. Air Force's Electronic Systems Center Cyber Integration Division at Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts. The company will modernize the Air Force Information Transport System Increment 2 Aruba Operating Systems and Juniper Authentication System at 57 bases around the world, including hardware, software and services. The award was competed and awarded through the Network Centric Solutions (NETCENTS) contract vehicle.

June 20, 2011
By George Seffers

ITT Corporation, Van Nuys, California, is being awarded a nearly $12 million contract for testing, delivery, and installation of one airport surveillance radar/monopulse secondary surveillance radar (ASR/MSSR) system for the Royal Air Force of Oman with a mode 4 capability for terminal surveillance of aircraft in support of air traffic control mission requirements at Masirah Air Base in Oman and enhancements of the ASR/MSSR system located at Thumrait Air Base in Oman. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

June 13, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman System Corporation, Defense Systems Division, Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded about $18 million for the purchase of Global Express aircraft BD-700-1A10, serial number 9001, and the two engines currently installed on the aircraft. This aircraft has been modified to carry the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) payload. The aircraft and engines are provided by Northrop Grumman under sub-lease in support of overseas contingency operations under contract. This contract also provides for the operation and maintenance of the BACN payload by Northrop Grumman and for the maintenance of the leased aircraft. Purchase of this aircraft by the government will allow for extension of operations on a more economic basis.

April 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Boeing Company, S&IS Mission Systems, Springfield, Virginia, is being awarded a $14 million contract to continue sustainment of the Combat Track II (CTII) airborne intelligence platform sustainment and support systems, which include deployments worldwide conducting site surveys; installations and integration; assembly and test; operator and maintainer training; software/hardware modifications; system integration and retrofits; and system performance assessments. Boeing will also equip CTII units with a programmable Sierra II chip. The Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

April 7, 2011
By George Seffers

Accenture Federal Services Limited Liability Company, Reston, Virginia, is being awarded a $17 million contract for research and development activities on advanced decision support services, information exchange, and system interoperability, while facilitating agile command and control via internet-based technology. The Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

July 21, 2010
By George Seffers

Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems, Sudbury, Massachusetts, was awarded a $29 million U.S. Air Force contract modification for the surveillance radar program, a foreign military sales program managed by the Electronic Systems Center to provide Taiwan with the elements of a missile and air defense capability.