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Contractor: Raytheon Company
Department: Air Force
Raytheon Co., C3I, Reston, Va., is being awarded a $7,508,052 cost-plus-award-fee/firm-fixed-price contract modification to provide for the Global Broadcast Service (GBS) program, DoDís satellite-based system for distributing video, imagery, and other large data files to users around the world. The modification directs Raytheon to build sixty two Army Receive Suites and twenty Marine IP Receive Suites which will provide theater commanders the ability to broadcast theater-specific command and control information in a timely manner. At this time, total funds have been obligated. Negotiations were complete May 2007. This work will be complete June 2008. Headquarters Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass., is the contracting activity (F04701-97-C-0044/P00251).
Total Contract Value: $7,508,052