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Contractor: BAE Systems
Department: Air Force
BAE Systems, Burlington, Massachusetts, has been awarded an $8,790,765 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for Anti-Access Real-Time Mission Management System - Contested Environment Networked Situation Understanding System (ARMS-CONSENSUS) software. Contractor will work to implement an integrated end-to-end Distributed Battle Management system, and to test and evaluate the system in large-scale simulations and in live fly demonstrations. This will be accomplished through the development of appropriately automated decision aids to assist air battle managers and pilots with managing air-to-air and air-to-ground combat. The decision aids will be software tools integrated into the aircraft's onboard systems to provide distributed adaptive planning and control and distributed situation understanding. Work will be performed at Burlington, Massachusetts, and is expected to be complete by Oct. 3, 2018. This award is the result of a competitive acquisition with two offers received. Fiscal 2016 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $3,194,437 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Research Laboratory, Rome, New York, is the contracting activity (FA8750-16-C-0002).
Total Contract Value: $8,790,765