Boeing and Northrop Unveil Complete GMD Team Roster
Boeing and Northrop Grumman on Oct. 12 announced the full slate of companies that comprise the team the two formed to compete for a multibillion-dollar contract to operate and continue development of the United States’ primary missile shield.
The U.S. Missile Defense Agency is expected to select a team in 2011 to manage the operations, maintenance and modernization of the Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) system that Boeing helped design under a prime contract dating back to 1998.
Sunnyvale, Calif.-basedand Waltham, Mass.-based Raytheon Co. announced this year that they would compete as a team for the contract.
Boeing and Northrop’s GMD partners include: Alaska Metrology & Calibration Services Inc. of Anchorage Alaska; All Points Logistics Inc. of Titusville, Fla.; Davidson Technologies Inc. of Huntsville, Ala.;Industrial Services Inc. of Delta Junction, Alaska; DESE Research Inc. and Dynetics Inc., both of Huntsville; Harris Corp. of Melbourne, Fla.; ISSAC Corp of Colorado Springs, Colo.; Jeskell Inc. of Seattle; nLogic of Huntsville; Orbital Sciences Corp. of Dulles, Va.; Oregon Iron Works of Clackamas, Ore.; Penta Research Inc. of Huntsville; Raytheon Missile Systems of Tucson, Ariz.; Trident Group Inc. of Madison, Ala.; and Victory Solutions Inc. of Huntsville.