Jacobs Wins $455M Contract to Support NORAD Missions
Engineering company Jacobs has received the six-year, $455M Integrated Tactical Warning / Attack Assessment and Space Support Contract II from the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center’s Strategic Warning & Surveillance Systems Division.
The contract calls for operations, maintenance and sustainment of missions at the North American Aerospace Defense Command Cheyenne Mountain Complex. In addition, Jacobs will deliver services in support of the communications and processing functions of command and control capabilities and legacy space C2 systems deployed at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station and Peterson Air Force Base, Colorado; Offutt AFB, Nebraska; and Vandenberg AFB, California, Air Force Technology reported.
Steve Arnette, senior vice president of Jacobs Critical Mission Solutions, said in a press release he looks forward to providing OM&S system support to the Air Force to maintain space situational awareness and inform decision-making processes about threats to North America.
Specifically, Jacobs will provide OM&S services for airborne, land-based and space-based systems performing air and space threat identification activities against North America and its allies.
According to Arnette, USAF missions, as well as the challenges of sustaining the service’s complex systems, are tremendous catalysts that energize Jacobs to redefine its approach in delivering innovative solutions.
Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Jacobs provides solutions to address global challenges and bring forth resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement and scientific discovery. With over 55K employees, the company offers consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery services for clients in the government and private sector.
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