Pen­tagon con­tract an­nounce­ment

SP's MAI - - UNMANNED UPDATES -

Gen­eral Atomics-Aero­nau­ti­cal Sys­tems Inc, Poway, Cal­i­for­nia, has been awarded a $98-mil­lion ceil­ing in­def­i­nite-de­liv­ery/in­def­i­nite-quan­tity con­tract for the MQ-9 tech­nol­ogy mat­u­ra­tion ef­fort. This ef­fort will pro­vide a broad en­ter­prise of activities as­so­ci­ated with de­vel­op­ment of ca­pa­bil­i­ties for the MQ-9 Reaper un­manned air­craft sys­tem (UAS).

The ob­jec­tive is to de­velop ap­proved ca­pa­bil­i­ties for the MQ-9 UAS to sat­isfy cri­te­ria to be on-ramped onto a con­tract to in­te­grate the ca­pa­bil­ity into the MQ-9 fleet. Work will be per­formed at Poway and or­ders on this in­def­i­nite-de­liv­ery/in­def­i­nite-quan­tity will be placed by Septem­ber 20, 2021.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from India

© PressReader. All rights reserved.