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Honeywell to Support RQ-16B T-Hawk UAV

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: US Department of Defense; issued Sept. 19, 2012)

Honeywell International, Albuquerque, N.M., is being awarded an $8,286,161 contract for post-production support services for the RQ-16B T-Hawk Block II Micro Air Vehicle.

The RQ-16B is a rugged, field-repairable, single operator, vertical launched, Unmanned Air System that supports explosive ordnance disposal technicians and is currently used in theater to support Operation Enduring Freedom.

Work will be performed in Albuquerque, N.M., and is expected to complete by September 2013. Contract funds in the amount of $3,966,077 will be obligated at time of contract award and will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

The Naval Sea Systems Command, Indian Head Division, Indian Head, Md., is the contracting activity (N00174-12-D-0006).