Raytheon was awarded a $59.6 million contract for the Multi-Object Kill Vehicle (KV) technology risk reduction (TRR) effort.
No options are contemplated. This contract represents part of the Missile Defense Agency's technology risk reduction strategy to improve performance and reduce risk for secure communications systems, high sensitivity multi-band sensor, survivable processor, KV divert and attitude control system, bus sensor and sensor pointing, and the engagement management, the US department of defense said in a statement Tuesday.
The work will be performed in Tucson, Arizona and is expected to be completed by April 2, 2020.
This contract was competitively procured via publication on the Federal Business Opportunities website through an Advanced Technology Innovation broad agency announcement.