$3-Million Navy Contract Awarded To Tracor

Tracor, Inc., Austin, Texas, has received a $3-million contract from the U.S. Navy for systems engineering and technical services to the Naval Ocean Systems Center, San Diego, Calif., William C. Moyer, group vice president for Tracor Applied Sciences, announced recently. Work will be in support of the minimal essential naval communications and navigation system design, development, test, and evaluation.

Dr. Moyer said the contract, which includes two option years, involves design analysis, system design engineering, electronic countermeasures (ECM) system vulnerability assessment, system i n t e g r a t i o n , configuration control, test bed design, software design, and test and evaluation. The Naval Ocean Systems Center, Dr. Moyer said, is a leading technical arm of the Navy devoting its resources to a wide range of activities, including communications, navigation, and underwater acoustics. Tracor has been a major technical consultant to the U.S. Navy for more than 26 years. Work will be conducted at Tracor facilities in San Diego and Torrance, Calif. Robert G. Shuster, division vice president of the Electronics Systems Division, will oversee the contract work and has assigned Ara Sagerian as program manager.

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