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Raytheon to Upgrade UAV Control Stations

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: U.S Department of Defense; issued June 6, 2012)

Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems, Dulles, Va., is being awarded a $27,883,883 cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price contract for efforts required to complete Linux transition on the tactical control system software for vertical take-off unmanned air vehicle ground control stations.

The work will be performed at the Naval Air Station, Patuxent River, Md., and is expected to be completed in February 2014. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1. Contract funds in the amount of $5,175,075 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-12-C-0102).