Data Link Solutions and ViaSatÂ (Nasdaq: VSAT)Â have received contract modifications worth $123.4 million combined to continue to develop, produce and sustain Multifunctional Information Distribution SystemÂ Joint Tactical Radio SystemsÂ terminals for the U.S. Navy.
The modifications to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantityÂ contract increase the contractâs ceiling value from $478.6 million to $602 million, the Defense Department said Thursday.
The MIDS JTRS terminal is a software-defined radio system designed to collect and transmit broadband data and voice across ground, maritime and aerial platforms.
The Space and Naval Warfare System Command awarded the modifications in support of U.S. service branches, NATO member countries and other allies under a foreign military sales program.
Work will occur in Iowa and New Jersey through June 2020.