26 January 2011
Lockheed and Raytheon get to build a space fence
By by Staff Writers
SpaceDaily

http://www.globalsecurity.org/military/library/news/2011/01/dod-contracts_4457.htm 


Raytheon Company, Integrated Defense Systems of Sudbury, Mass. was awarded a $107,000,000 contract which will procure one preliminary design for the Space Fence Program. At this time, $20,000,000 has been obligated. ESC/HSIK, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass. is the contracting activity. (FA8707-11-C-0004)

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Mission Systems & Sensors of Moorestown, N.J. was awarded a $107,000,000 contract which will procure one preliminary design for the Space Fence Program. At this time, $20,000,000 has been obligated. ESC/HSIK, Hanscom Air Force Base, Mass. is the contracting activity. (FA8707-11-C-0005)

The Boeing Company of Seal Beach, Calif. was awarded a $12,204,718 contract modification, a GPS IIF Space Vehicle calendar year 2011 option exercise. At this time, the entire amount has been obligated. SMC/PKP, Los Angeles Air Force Base, Calif. is the contracting activity. (FO4701-96-C-0025; PO0750)

For more info on space fence see this:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Air_Force_Space_Surveillance_System
 


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