Deals this week: Raytheon Missile Systems, BAE Systems

27 July 2018 (Last Updated July 27th, 2018 10:19)

Raytheon Missile Systems has secured a $64.4m contract to upgrade the MK-31 Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) guided missile weapon system for the US, German and Egyptian navies.

Raytheon Missile Systems has secured a $64.4m contract to upgrade the MK-31 Rolling Airframe Missile (RAM) guided missile weapon system for the US, German and Egyptian navies.

The contract was awarded by the US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) and includes the supply of a design agent, as well as engineering support services in order to ensure the maintenance of the current weapon systems.

Raytheon is set to perform work under the base agreement in Tucson, Arizona, until September 2020.

The total value of the five-year deal is $301.74m when all options are included.

BAE Systems has received an order to support the full-rate production Lot 10 of the CV-4334/ALE-55 electronic frequency converter for the Government of Kuwait.

The $23.05m order was awarded by the Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) and covers the provision of non-recurring engineering services for the integration and testing of up to 38 electronic frequency converters.

“The US Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) has awarded a $10.83m delivery order to Insitu Inc for the provision of ScanEagle unmanned aircraft systems.”

Work under the contract is expected to be completed by August 2020.

The US Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA) has awarded a contract modification to DRS Laurel Technologies to produce five AN/SPQ-9B radar systems and four combat interface kits.

The $19.15m deal will also see DRS provide first article testing and physical configuration audit services.

Work under the modified contract will be performed in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, until January 2025.

CACI International has been awarded a five-year task order worth $122m by the US General Services Administration (GSA) Federal Systems Integration and Management Center (FEDSIM) for the development of rapid-response electronic communications systems.

CACI International will perform the full lifecycle development, prototyping, fabrication and fielding of interoperable systems and solutions to support the US Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s (NAWCAD) Special Communications Mission Solutions (SCMS) division under the arrangement.

The solutions are intended to help the global exchange of communications and knowledge across the US Department of Defense (DoD) and other agencies in emergency situations.

The US Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) has awarded a $10.83m delivery order to Insitu Inc for the provision of ScanEagle unmanned aircraft systems.

Insitu will deliver 27 ScanEagle air systems, 37 payloads and associated spare parts for the Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan as part of the deal.

The contractual work will be performed in Bingen, Washington, until December 2019.