Lockheed Martin Wins $78 Million To Share Missile Warning Data
12:00 AM, March 29, 2012
Lockheed Martin has been awarded a $78,200,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-incentive-fee, firm-fixed-price, and cost-reimbursement contract from the Pentagon for the Shared Early Warning System Program. This provides near real-time missile event information to partner nations as agreed upon through existing or newly negotiated bilateral agreements, and provides situational awareness information to U.S. theater combatant commander headquarters. The location of the performance is Colorado Springs, Colo. Work is to be completed by September 2016.
Lockheed Martin has won nearly $46 million to manufacture two Space Based Infrared System missile warning satellites, the Defense Department said in a press release.
"Lockheed Martin Space Systems has been awarded a $45,999,901 modification to...