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Navmar Wins $25M for UAV Technology Studies

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: U.S Department of Defense; issued September 28, 2011)


--NAVMAR Applied Sciences Corp., Warminster, Pa., is being awarded a $12,341,259 order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N68335-10-G-0026) for the assessment, procurement, and deployment of innovative intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance systems, and communication systems in support of phase three Persistent Ground Surveillance Systems.

This effort also includes the assessment of unmanned aircraft vehicle (UAV) noise reducing technology, aircraft aerodynamics with increased lift and decreased drag, UAV weatherization, long endurance, submersible technology, interoperability of airborne and waterborne techniques to support ISR military operations and counter-narco-terrorism and related support hardware.

Work will be performed in Warminster, Pa. (71 percent); Patuxent River, Md. (14 percent); Yuma, Ariz. (5 percent); Washington, D.C. (5 percent); Avon Park, Fla. (3 percent); and Tampa, Fla. (2 percent). Work is expected to be completed in September 2013. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity.



--NAVMAR Applied Sciences Corp., Warminster, Pa., is being awarded a $12,336,876 order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N68335-10-G-0026) for the assessment, procurement, and deployment of innovative intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance systems, and communication systems, micro unmanned aircraft vehicle technology, and related hardware in support of phase three Persistent Ground Surveillance Systems.

This effort also includes the procurement of 10 appropriately configured TigerShark unmanned aircraft system for precision acquisition weaponized system testing.

Work will be performed in Warminster, Pa. (48 percent); Patuxent River, Md. (20 percent); Avon Park, Fla. (19 percent); Washington, D.C. (7 percent); and Tampa, Fla. (6 percent). Work is expected to be completed in September 2013. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity.

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