According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) was awarded a $16, 732, 693 firm-fixed-price contract. The award will provide for the procurement of vehicle intercom communication, vehicle testing, ten percent spares, and a contractor-provided field service representative for the Saudi Arabian National Guard. Work will be performed in Linthicum Heights, Md., with an estimated completion date of Nov. 31, 2013. One sole-source bid was solicited with one bid received. The U.S. Army Communications-Electronics Command, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (W15P7T-11-C-H609).”
Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) and L3Harris Technologies (NYSE: LHX) have been awarded separate five-year, $500M contracts to develop anti-jam modems to support U.S. Space Force's tactical satellite communications.
Six technology trade associations have asked the Department of Defense to consider their recommendations and respond to their queries with regard to the implementation of the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification program. The trade groups presented their suggestions in a Thursday letter addressed to Ellen Lord, defense undersecretary for acquisition and sustainment and a 2020 Wash100 award winner, and Katie Arrington, chief information security officer and fellow Wash100 recipient.