Lockheed Martin Rotary and Missions Systems, Littleton, Colorado, has been awarded a $39,645,726 definitive contract for a Long-Range Radar 3. This contract provides for the necessary equipment, transportation, installation, test, training, spares, engineering services, hardware, software, program management and data as defined by the Special Operations Wing to deliver a Long-Range Radar 3 and technical refreshes to other integrated systems.
Work will be performed at Littleton, Colorado, and Syracuse, New York, and is expected to be completed by December 2022. This contract involves Foreign Military Sales (FMS) to Iraq. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. FMS funds in the amount of $39,645,726 are being obligated at the time for award. The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity (FA8730-20-C-0008).
Lockheed Martin’s Long Range Discrimination Radar (LRDR) program provides precision metric data to improve ballistic defense discrimination and replace existing sensors in the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS). It is equipped to protect the U.S. homeland from ballistic missile attacks and increase the effectiveness of ground- based interceptors. Lockheed Martin’s radar systems offer advanced precision targeting, navigation, threat detection, and next-generation intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) capabilities.