U.S. Army Orders WIN-T Mobile Satcom Gear

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Telecommunications Systems Inc. of Annapolis, Md., received a one-year contract worth as much as $3.8 million from the U.S. Army to provide tactical military satellite communications equipment, according to a Sept. 7 Telecommunications Systems press release.

Under an initial $1.3 million contract from the Army’s Warfighter Information Network-Tactical (WIN-T) program office, Telecommunications Systems will deliver antenna systems, quad-band satellite emulators and other support equipment, the press release said.

U.S. Air Force Awards Space Surveillance Work

SRA International Inc., of Fairfax, Va., was awarded a $1 million task order from the U.S. Defense Department to continue its space situational awareness modeling and simulation work, the company announced Aug. 27.

SRA had previously been under contract for studies related to the U.S. Air Force’s Space Surveillance Network Analysis Model, a large-scale simulator used to predict operational effects of changes to the service’s space surveillance infrastructure. Under the new contract, SRA will provide technical support for additional operational studies, and assist in the fine-tuning of the model to meet verification and validation requirements, the press release said.