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TCS Receives $5 M in Incremental Funding from US Army

  • For SNAP Deployable Satellite Systems Sustainment
  • Army GTACS Contract Vehicle Acquires Ongoing Support and Systems

TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. (TCS) (NASDAQ: TSYS), a world leader in secure and highly reliable wireless communications, today announced that it has received $5 million in incremental funding from the U.S. Army for sustainment of the AN/TSC-198A SNAP (Secret Internet Protocol Router (SIPR) and Non-classified Internet Protocol Router (NIPR) Access Point), Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSATs). Combined with the initial funded contract value of $18.6 million, this brings funding to date to $23.6 million. The ceiling contract value, including funded and unfunded amounts, is nearly $91 million through September 2018, if all options are exercised.

News Facts

  • TCS SNAP VSAT systems provide multimedia communications capabilities, which convey encrypted voice, video and data.
  • Highly transportable and ruggedized, TCS SNAP VSAT systems also have a graphical user interface that facilitates easy set-up and operation.
  • The modularity and plug-and-play interfaces among all radio frequency (RF) and baseband configurations inherent to the terminals result in communication solutions tailored to the end-user's specific needs.

Source : TeleCommunication Systems, Inc. - view original press release

Published on ASDNews: Oct 21, 2015


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