CSRA LLC, a General Dynamics Information Technology company, Stafford, Virginia, is awarded a $78,804,642 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, firm-fixed-price contract (N00039-17-D-0002) for Information Technology (IT) services to support the Navy’s outside the U. S. (OCONUS) Naval Enterprise Network (ONE-Net). The ONE-Net contract is used to continue IT services during the transition from the ONE-Net contract to the proposed Next Generation Enterprise Network Re-compete family of contracts in support of the Naval Enterprise Networks program office.
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command
Deloitte Consulting LLP, Arlington, Virginia, is awarded an estimated value $23,041,113 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for a Training Virtual Environment (TVE) that will host the Consolidated Afloat Networks and Enterprise Services (CANES) training curriculum and deliver curriculum packages for CANES baselines. Orders issued under the contract will produce a training environment capable of being accessed from Navy electronic classrooms and provide multiple instances of cloud-based training for CANES system administrator training that will be established. The TVE will include a virtualized computing environment that fully replicates the functionality of CANES to provide realistic and testable training and scenarios.
Comtech EF Data, Tempe, Arizona, is being awarded an estimated $19,133,029 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to procure and sustain the Navy's Advanced Time Division Multiple Access Interface Processor (ATIP) system. The ATIP system is installed on ship, shore, and submarine platforms and supports a Layer-2 Ethernet bridging capability among geographically dispersed users connected via Milstar medium data rate (MDR), advanced extremely high frequency MDR/extended data rate (XDR), or enhanced polar XDR links.
Capt. Carl P. Chebi, USN, has been selected for promotion to rear admiral and will be assigned as program executive officer for Command, Control, Communications and Intelligence, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego.
The U.S. Navy's newest communications satellite has reached its operational orbit and successfully deployed its arrays and antennas, months after a post-launch difficulty delayed its voyage to geosynchronous orbit earlier this year, a Navy spokesperson says.
The fifth Mobile User Objective System (MUOS-5) satellite experienced problems this summer, the result of a failure of the orbit-raising propulsion system during a transfer maneuver, says Steven A. Davis, a spokeman with Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command.
Capt. Douglas W. Small, USN, has been nominated for promotion to rear admiral and assignment as program executive officer for command, control, communications and intelligence, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego.
Rear Adm. David H. Lewis, USN, has been assigned as commander, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego.
Capt. John W. Ailes, USN, has been selected for promotion to rear admiral and will be assigned as chief engineer, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego.
Capt. Christian D. Becker, USN, has been selected for the rank of rear admiral, will be assigned as program executive officer for command, control, communications and intelligence, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego.
ViaSat, Carlsbad, California, is being awarded an $18,050,312 firm-fixed-price delivery order under a previously awarded contract for Multifunctional Information Distribution System-Low Volume Terminals (MIDS-LVT). The MIDS-LVT provides secure, high capacity, jam resistant, digital data and voice communications capability for Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force, and Army platforms. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.
Cubic Defense Systems Incorporated, San Diego, California, is being awarded a potential $18,662,816 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for a Communication Data Link Subsystem (CDLS) and Modified KI-11A subsystems. Antenna systems will become part of the only CDLS CVN variant capable of multiple link capability in support of helicopters accomplishing an anti-submarine warfare mission. The KI-11 upgrade will provide a form, fit, function replacement of the CDLS communications security equipment in order to comply with National Security Administration standards for chip replacement. The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.
Rear Adm. Sandy L. Daniels, USN, has been assigned commander, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command Space Field Activity, Washington, D.C.
ViaSat, Carlsbad, California, is being awarded more than $27 million for multifunctional information distribution system-low volume terminals (MIDS-LVTs). Data Link Solutions, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, was awarded a nearly $24 million contract delivery order for MIDS-LVT. The MIDS-LVT provides secure, high-capacity, jam-resistant, digital data and voice communications capability for U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, Air Force and Army platforms. These awards combine purchases for the United States and the governments of Japan and Australia under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command, San Diego, California, is the contracting activity.