DRS Wins Potential $514M Army IDIQ for Laser Range Finders

DRS Technologies, Inc. has been awarded a five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract valued up to 4.3 million by the U.S. Army Contracting Command. The company’s reconnaissance, surveillance and target acquisition group will qualify and manufacture up to 32,000 small tactical optical rifle-mounted micro-laser range finders. The finders integrate into a system with a digital...

Army Awards DRS, L-3 $953M in Rifle Laser Contracts

The U.S. Army has awarded DRS RSTA, Inc., Melbourne, Fla., and L-3 Insight Technology, Inc., Londonderry, N.H.,  firm-fixed-price contracts worth a combined 3,093,229 for small tactical optical rifle mounted micro-laser range finders. Each company will provide between 150 and 32,000 range finders. DRS’ contract is for $514,278,650 and L-3′s contract is for $438,814,579. Bids were solicited...