Lockheed MartinÂ (NYSE:LMT) has received aÂ $92.9 million modification from theÂ U.S. Navy to provide engineering and interim logistics services for theÂ Mobile User Objective System.
The company will also supplyÂ spares and associated material in support of the MUOS military satellite communications system, theÂ Defense Department said Thursday.
MUOS is designed to help mobile forces transmit voice, data and video communications when they conduct tactical ground, sea or air operations.
Lockheed’s space systems business will perform work under the modification Arizona and California throughÂ November 2020.
The Navy will incrementally obligate contract funds using fiscal 2018 weapons procurement; research, development, test and evaluation; and operations and maintenance funds.