Tag Archives: missile defense agency

Northrop Books $155M MDA Contract to Demonstrate Space-Based Sensing Tech

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) will aim to demonstrate a space-based sensor technology for defending against hypersonic weapons and other sophisticated missile threats under a $155 million prototype award from the Missile Defense Agency. The company will perform on-orbit demonstration, launch and initial orbit testing work under Phase IIa of MDA’s …

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Lockheed to Help Maintain UAE THAAD Weapon System Under $255M MDA Contract

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has received a five-year, $254.7M contract from the Missile Defense Agency to maintain two batteries for the United Arab Emirates’ Terminal High Altitude Area Defense system. The company’s space business will also manage logistics and associated product database, develop software, provide training, conduct field surveillance, repair …

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L3Harris Wins Potential $122M Contract to Demo On-Orbit Threat Sensor Platform

L3Harris Technologies (NYSE: LHX) has won a potential $121.6M other transaction award from the Missile Defense Agency to conduct an on-orbit demonstration of a space-based prototype sensor designed to track hypersonic and ballistic threats. MDA received four proposals for the project through a competitive solicitation among industry participants in Phase …

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System High Acquires Booz Allen’s TEAMS Business to Expand MDA Support

Chantilly, Virginia-based security engineering services provider System High has purchased a Booz Allen Hamilton (NYSE: BAH) business unit that supports the Missile Defense Agency in cybersecurity and computer network defense efforts. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed and System High said Monday its acquisition of the Technical, Engineering, …

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DoD Unveils Navy, Air Force, MDA Pilot Contracts Under Cybersecurity Certification Program

Department of Defense

The chief security information officer for the Department of Defense acquisition and sustainment has begun to review the integration of Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification requirements into U.S. Navy, U.S. Air Force and Missile Defense Agency contracts slated to be awarded late next year.

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Raytheon Technologies Lands Potential $722M Contract for SM-3 Missile Engineering, Mgmt Support

SM-3 missile

The Missile Defense Agency has awarded Raytheon Technologies’ (NYSE: RTX) missile and defense business a potential $722.4M contract to help engineer, manage and sustain Standard Missile-3 Block interceptors for domestic and international customers.

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