Tag Archives: sensors

Raytheon Wins $349M for US Wireless-Guided Missiles; Scott Speet Comments

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $349 million contract to provide the U.S. government heavy anti-tank, wireless precision-assault missiles, the company announced Monday. The company will provide 6, 676 of the new wireless tube-launched, optically tracked, wireless-guided missiles, which gunners direct via a wireless connection. “TOW remains the U.S. Army …

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Raytheon Wins $248M to Operate MDA X-Band Radars

Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) has won a $248 million contract option from the U.S. Missile Defense Agency to operate radars for the agency’s sensors program, the Defense Department announced Friday. This award covers option period one of a hybrid, cost reimbursement contract and MDA will obligate funds for this option through …

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Lockheed Wins $333M for IED Sensors

Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) has won a $333.3 million contract to provide the U.S. Army spare and repair parts for sensors on ground vehicles, the Defense Department announced Tuesday. According to the Army, the Vehicle Optics Sensor System locates improvised explosive devices via night vision, daytime TV and thermal imaging …

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Exelis Completes Satellite Sensor Firm Buy; S. Danny Rajan Comments

ITT Exelis (NYSE: XLS) has acquired Space Computer Corp., a privately-owned producer of signal processing systems, software and algorithms. Exelis said it will integrate Space Computer into its geospatial systems unit. Space Computer helps the military and intelligence communities with data processing and many of Exelis’ customers also focus on …

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Raytheon Wins $55M to Integrate Navy Shipboard Navigation, Search Sensors

Raytheon Co. (NYSE: RTN) won a $55, 064, 485 U.S. Navy contract modification to integrate electronic systems onto a warship, the Defense Department announced Thursday. Raytheon will provide an engineering control system,  AN/SPS-73 surface search sensors, a navigation data distribution system, a shipboard wide area network and a portable communication …

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Lockheed Wins $513M Vehicle Optic Sensor Systems IDIQ

The U.S. Navy has awarded Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) gyrocam systems company one of two commercial contracts to provide up to 951 vehicle optic sensor systems for use in Afghanistan and the continental U.S. Lockheed will compete for orders that also will include spare parts, maintenance, sustainment, training and provisional technical data. The maximum …

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Lockheed Wins $163M Contract for Apache Night Sensor

The U.S. Army has awarded Lockheed Martin’s (NYSE: LMT) missiles and fire control business unit a $163, 700, 048 contract modification to provide a modernized target acquisition designation sight and pilot’s night vision sensors for the AH-64D Apache helicopter. Work will be performed in Orlando, Fla., with an estimated completion …

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Lockheed Wins $841M Award to Enhance Sensors on Air Force Sniper Pod

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) missiles and fire control business unit an $841.5 million firm-fixed-price contract to enhance sensors as part of hardware and software upgrades to the Sniper pod. Lockheed will also provide: associated host platform integration technical manual and technical orders repair data studies …

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Northrop Delivering Tank Sensor Assembly Units to General Dynamics

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has begun delivering LRS-2000 rate sensor assembly units to General Dynamics’ (NYSE: GD) land systems’ business under a $23 million contract. The units are for the stabilized commander’s weapon station on the U.S. Army’s M1A1 Abrams tank. Northrop will deliver more than 2, 400 units between …

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Lockheed to Provide Target Acquisition Sensors to Saudi Arabia for Apache Helicopters

The U.S. Army has awarded Lockheed Martin‘s (NYSE: LMT) missiles and fire control business a $15, 276, 943 firm-fixed-price contract modification. The company will provide AH-64D Apache modernized target acquisition designation sights and pilot’s night vision sensor-visible near infrared sights for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Work will be performed in Orlando, …

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