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More Targeting Turrets for MQ-9 Reaper UAVs

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: U.S Department of Defense; issued September 25, 2013)

Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, has been awarded a $13,185,564 modification (delivery order 0008 modification 12) under an existing contract (FA8620-11-G-4050) for additional quantities of Multi-Spectral Targeting Systems (MTS)-B High-Definition Infrared (HD-IR) turrets for the MQ-9 Reaper.

The contract modification provides for the purchase of an additional quantity of 24 MTS-B HD-IR turrets being produced under the basic contract. Work will be performed at McKinney, Texas, and is expected to be completed by May 30, 2015. Fiscal 2013 procurement funds in the amount of $13,185,564 are being obligated at time of award.

Air Force Life Cycle Management Center/WIIK, Medium Altitude Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.