According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 (NYSE: LLL) is being awarded a $7, 808, 660 modification under previously awarded contract (N00024-07-C-6223) for the production and support of TB-34 fat line towed array. The system significantly contributes to the capability of submarines to detect, localize and prosecute undersea threats and is a critical sensor to a combat systems suite. Work will be performed in Millersville, Md. (65 percent), and Syracuse, N.Y. (35 percent), and is expected to be complete by January 2014. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
“L-3 is being awarded $7, 615, 571 for task order #0114 under previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (M67854-02-A-9010) for acquisition, logistics, and administrative support for the Program Manager for Training Systems (PM TRASYS) located at the Central Florida Research Park, Orlando, Florida. PM TRASYS continues to support Marine Corps Systems Command (MCSC) and Training Education Command (TECOM) requirements to identify, develop, and field material and non-material solutions as the training systems manager. This support task includes work across the Training Systems functional and project teams; Infantry Immersive Trainers and Programs Assessment Integrated Product Team; Military Operations on Urban Terrain Systems; Instrumentation Systems; Range Training Aides Devices and Simulations Systems; services; and emerging hybrid live-simulated training environments. The focus for Training Systems efforts responds to requirements requested by TECOM to support pre-deployment training/alternate training venues and the Marine Corps’ operational force capabilities. This includes providing program, logistics, and administrative support for mapping MCSC product group systems acquisition to training requirements, determination of most efficient training methodologies, and implementation and technical documentation for acquisition of training systems and training support. Work will be performed in Quantico, Va., and is expected to be completed in February 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Marine Corps System Command, Quantico, Va., is the contracting activity.”