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Contractor: Raytheon Company
Department: Air Force
Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, was awarded an $11,524,692 contract which will develop and test critical high definition (HD) and target location accuracy enabling components, including multi-color laser rangefinder designator (MCLRD), HD slip rings, and twist capsules for the multi-spectral targeting system (MTS)-A/B for the Predator and Reaper systems. Included in this cost-plus-fixed-fee effort is completing the testing and documentation necessary to transition the 720p HD MTS-B system to production. Also included in this effort is the further progression to the objective 1080p HD MTS-B development effort and complete a preliminary design review for the MTS-B turret including system engineering, thermal and structural analysis. This development contract also allows Raytheon to support General Atomics’ second phase of their MCLRD development and conduct full performance and weapons compatibility testing. At this time, $9,894,677 has been obligated. ASC/WIIK, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8620-06-G-4041; 0012).
Total Contract Value: $11,524,692