Raytheon Company has been awarded a contract to develop the NextGen Terminal Data Distribution System (TDDS), which will make more efficient use of the crowded airspace in the U.S. The TDDS will automate flight information, resulting in improved capacity in the nation's airspace, and will facilitate the exchange of network-enabled data between disparate systems and integrate multiple data sources to better manage the airspace. Raytheon's Network Centric Systems leads the team, which includes Lockheed Martin's Transportation and Security Solutions Division, Intelligent Automation and Dnutch Associates.
Raytheon Company Integrated Defense Systems is being awarded a $57 million cost-plus-incentive-fee modification to a previously awarded contract for the procurement of selected Zumwalt class destroyer mission system equipment (MSE). MSEs are required to mitigate production and integration risk and to conduct at-sea testing in support of the Zumwalt class of destroyers test and evaluation master plan aboard the U.S. Navy Self Defense Test Ship.
Raytheon Company has been awarded a $128.1 million U.S. Army contract for engineering services for the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System. Issued by the U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, the contract calls for Raytheon to provide systems analysis, software and hardware engineering, testing and logistics support.
Raytheon Company has been awarded $11.4 million to support Patriot missile facilities during 2009. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, issued the additional funding as an option under a three-year contract previously awarded to Raytheon. This add-on award brings the value of the contract to $35.5 million.
Raytheon Company is being awarded a $15 million modification to a previously awarded contract to provide an increase in option exercise for engineering and technical services in support of the MK15 Phalanx Close-In-Weapon System (CIWS). The Phalanx CIWS is a fast-reaction terminal defense against low- and high-flying, high-speed maneuvering anti-ship missile threats that have penetrated all other ships' defenses.
The U.S. Army has awarded Raytheon Company $173 million to provide second-generation infrared kits for a variety of combat systems. The firm-fixed-price award modifies an existing contract and provides an additional 6,153 Horizontal Technology Integration Second Generation-Forward Looking Infrared Block 1 A/B-Kits.
Raytheon Company has been awarded a single-source, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract worth up to $180 million from the U.S. Navy to procure, deliver, maintain and provide logistical support to the Medium Range Thermal Bi-Ocular program.
The U.S. Navy has awarded Raytheon Company a $5.5 million contract for a technology maturation study of next-generation jammer capability.
Raytheon Company has received a $246 million Foreign Military Sales contract for Patriot system spares for the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Raytheon Company has received a $154 million Foreign Military Sales contract award to upgrade Taiwan's Patriot Air and Missile Defense Systems. The U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, issued the contract, which includes upgrade kits for radar and command and control components, a radar refurbishment and related engineering and technical services.
Raytheon Company has been awarded a $12.2 million contract by the U.S. Air Force to study the feasibility of increasing power and adding a data link capability for the Miniature Air Launched Decoy-Jammer (MALD-J). The contract requires Raytheon to integrate a data link and more powerful jammer amplifiers into the baseline MALD/MALD-J vehicle.
Raytheon Company has received a $23 million U.S. Navy contract to serve as the platform systems engineering agent (PSEA) for the Ship Self-Defense System (SSDS). As PSEA, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems will manage the integration of capability upgrades into various aircraft carrier and amphibious ship combat systems while providing continued support for fielded systems. Services will include platform systems engineering, configuration control, testing, training and logistics.
Raytheon Company has been awarded a not-to-exceed $3.3 billion order to provide advanced Patriot air and missile defense capability, whole life support and training for the United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Raytheon Company's Integrated Defense Systems is being awarded a $9 million contract modification by the U.S. Navy for the nonrecurring engineering effort to update selected Zumwalt Class Destroyer Mission Systems Equipment for initial integration efforts at Wallops Island, Virginia, and follow-on installation on board the Navy's Self Defense Test Ship to mitigate production and integration risk and conduct at sea testing in support of the Zumwalt test and evaluation master plan.