Cobham Gets Missile Defense Awards
August 5, 2011 by UPI - United Press International, Inc.
ARLINGTON, Va., Aug. 5 (UPI) — Cobham Analytic Solutions has been awarded nine task orders for engineering support to the U.S. Missile Defense Agency.
The orders carry a combined total of $227 million over two years.
The task order awards were competed under the MDA Engineering and Support Services omnibus contract vehicle and covers support in the areas of weapons engineering; flight test; command, control, communications battle management; operations support; modeling and simulation; component test, facilities, laser system engineering and space system engineering.
“These wins represent a continuation of Cobham’s longstanding support to the Missile Defense Agency as well as expanding into new areas,” Cobham Analytic Solutions President Randy Morgan said.
“Cobham has been providing missile defense engineering and analysis expertise for 30 years, starting with the original architecture designs.
Work will be performed across the United States, with primary support concentrated in the National Capital Region; Huntsville, Ala; and Colorado Springs.
Cobham Analytic Solutions, a subsidiary of Britain’s Cobham Plc, was formerly named SPARTA Inc.