BAE Systems was awarded a contract for $27.4 million with the U.S. Navy to continue operating and maintaining satellite and ground communications networks in Hawaii.
BAE Systems will continue to provide comprehensive, around-the-clock support at SATCOM Wahiawa, Tactical Support Communications (TSCOMM), Marine Corps Base Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii and the Navy Radio Transmitter Facility (NRTF) in Lualualei, Waianae, Hawaii. Services will include maintenance, repairs, logistics, training and supply chain management for various types of communications requirements.
In addition, SATCOM Wahiawa, a facility operated and maintained by BAE employees, won the Defense Information Systems Agency Pacific Field Office (DISA-PAC) Award for Department of Defense Gateways for 2012. As a result of this win, the site was also nominated for the Department of Defense Global Facility of the year Award for 2012.
Source: BAE Systems PLC (LSE: BAES.L)
Date: May 2, 2013