TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a leading provider of mission-critical wireless communications, today announced that it has received a $14.9 million contract order from the U.S. Army to provide Transportable Ground Receive Suites and related spare parts to support the Global Broadcast Service (GBS). This award was made under the Army’s $5 billion World-Wide Satellite Systems (WWSS) Indefinite Delivery Indefinite Quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle in support of the Program Manager for the Warfighter Information Network – Tactical (PM WIN-T). “We continue to meet the most challenging demands of our military by delivering critical communications equipment in a timely fashion, ” said Michael Bristol, senior vice president of government solutions for TCS. “Our communications suites are supporting our valiant warfighters in key, forward-deployed locations.” Read more…
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