A PAR Technology Corp. (NYSE: PAR) subsidiary will operate and maintain the U.S. Navy’s Chesapeake, Virginia-based satellite communications facility under a five-year, $23.5 million contract.
Rome Research Corp. will also support a Naval Computer and Telecommunications Area Station Atlantic component, PAR Technology said Wednesday.
The firm-fixed price contract contains a one-year base period and four option years.
“We are proud that the Navy has selected RRC to continue to support this important effort at NAVSATCOMMFAC Northwest, ” said Steve Lynch, RRC president.
NAVSATCOMMFAC Northwest provides voice, video and data connectivity services to naval and joint forces ships, submarines, aircraft and ground forces worldwide.
RRC will also run satellite terminals that operate in civilian satellite communication frequency bands.