AÂ Jacobs Engineering GroupÂ (NYSE: JEC) subsidiary has received potential five-year, Â $427.1 million contract from the U.S. Navy to deliverÂ test and evaluation/training threat and target systems for the service branch’s warfighter training and debriefing systems.
Jacobs Technology will also performÂ systems engineering work on componentsÂ needed to createÂ simulated combat environments for the Navy, theÂ Defense Department said Thursday.
The Naval Air Warfare Center’s weapons division will obligate $66, 650 at the time of award from the serviceÂ branch’s fiscal 2016 Navy operations and maintenance funds.
Work is scheduled to occur through May 2021Â inÂ China Lake, California.
NAWCWDÂ overseesÂ development of weapon systems for the Navy and runsÂ multiple facilities focusedÂ on aerial threat and surface targets, Â airborne electronic attack, safety and insensitive munitions and unmanned systems.