Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) Transponders
Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) Transponders

BAE Systems Wins $18 Million Contract to Delivery of Mode 5 Capable IFF Transponder System

BAE Systems, Information and Electronic Systems Integration Inc., Greenlawn, New York, is awarded an $18,337,677 modification to a previously awarded contract. This contract exercises an option for the production and delivery of 300 Mode 5 capable AN/APX-117A/118A/123A(V) Common Identification Friend or Foe Digital Transponder Systems and associated shop replaceable assemblies in support of fixed and rotary winged aircraft for the Navy, Army and non-U.S. Department of Defense participants. Work is expected to be completed in May 2023. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

BAE Systems’ innovative Identification Friend or Foe (IFF) solutions have led the world for more than 75 years, and are already leading into the next generation. BAE Systems has been a leader in IFF systems technology worldwide for more than seven decades, having delivered over 14,000 transponders, 1,500 interrogators, and 6,000 combined interrogator transponder systems for use across a multitude of platforms. They can also replace outdated systems with small form factor units that support SWAP-C objectives and accommodate future upgrades.

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