UltiSat wins multimillion-dollar airborne ISR subcontract
UltiSat, Inc. of Gaithersburg, MD has been officially awarded a multimillion-dollar contract supporting Lockheed Martin Corporation for the Sensor Systems – Aerial Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (SS-AISR) task order on the R2-3G indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract vehicle by the U.S. Army Contracting Command – Aberdeen Proving Ground (ACC-APG).
Under this one-year base/two one-year options contract, UltiSat will support the SS-AISR program in AISR data collection, ground-based processing, exploitation, and dissemination for missions worldwide. UltiSat ISR services team will provide personnel to manage and operate the Aerial Reconnaissance Support Team, Intelligence Analyst, and all Network Communications for the overall program at multiple stateside and overseas locations. The team is focused on supporting the US ACC-APG in delivering efficiencies and reliability for the missions being supported.
“UltiSat is proud to be a part of the SS-AISR team in supporting this comprehensive multi-mission Airborne ISR program,” said Moe Abutaleb, CEO of UltiSat. “We have extensive experience and a proven track record in supporting U.S. Government agencies as a trusted provider of secure, reliable managed network solutions. UltiSat is rapidly becoming a key player in the airborne ISR/COTM markets due to its unique expertise in the design, optimization, commissioning, and network operations of airborne Beyond Line of Sight (BLoS) solutions. The company’s technology agnostic approach, strategic partnerships and reseller agreements create the industry’s largest SATCOM-focused ISR/COTM product portfolio. We offer a wide range of products and managed network services for the Airborne ISR and COTM markets for manned and unmanned fixed wing and rotary wing platforms.”
The contract transition period will span from late May through late July 2016. Performance could extend through March 2019 if the two one-year extension options are exercised.
Source: UltiSat, Inc.