U.S. Navy to give $120.4 million to Lockheed Martin for submarine imaging
This is a modification contract under which Lockheed Martin will exercise an option for engineering services and support of the AN/BVY-1 Integrated Submarine Imaging System.
The company will cover necessary service work comprising design, development, testing, reverse engineering, technology insertion/refreshment, engineering services, field engineering services, and system support. The contract is expected to run through September 2016.
The Integrated Submarine Imaging System provides mission critical, all-weather, visual, and electronic search, digital image management, indication, warning, and platform architecture interface capabilities.
This system is applied in the attack submarine (nuclear propulsion) (SSN) - SSN688 (Los Angeles class); SSN 21 (Seawolf class); submersible, ship, guided, nuclear (SSGN Ohio class); and SSN 774 (Virginia class) submarines with potential for ship, submersible, ballistic, nuclear (SSBN) (Trident class) and other submarines. ■