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Contractor: Raytheon Vision Systems
Department: Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
Raytheon Vision Systems, Goleta, Calif., is being awarded a $13,488,582 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract. The award is for development of a manufacturing process for low-cost, high-performance, ultra-low form factor thermal cameras. Raytheonís effort aims to reduce the cost of uncooled infrared sensors by 10 times, to enable widespread use of this technology in the modern battlefield. Work will be performed in Goleta, Calif., and is expected to be completed by March 24, 2014. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is the contracting activity (HR0011-11-C-0125).
Total Contract Value: $13,488,582