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BAE Systems Receives $278M Air Force Radar Support Contract; DeEtte Gray Comments

DeEtte Gray
DeEtte Gray

BAE Systems‘ U.S. subsidiary has been awarded a five-year, $278.5 million contract to supply radar components and subsystems to the U.S. Air Force and several government agencies.

The company said Tuesday it will provide radar, telemetry and optical tracking systems to 28 test ranges worldwide under the Air Force’s instrumentation radar support program.

DeEtte Gray, president of BAE Systems’ intelligence and security sector, said the company’s team “understands the IRSP mission and how to design, develop and deliver cutting edge instrumentation support.”

BAE Systems will perform work at its Fort Walton Beach, Florida-based IRSP component repair facility through Dec. 31, 2020.

Managed by BAE Systems since 1985, IRSP provides radar, telemetry and optical tracking systems to agencies.

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