Military Embedded Systems

Awards made on $2.5 billion Complex Commercial Satcom Solutions contract


May 17, 2017

Lisa Daigle

Assistant Managing Editor

Military Embedded Systems

WASHINGTON. The General Services Administration (GSA) has made multiple awards on its Complex Commercial SATCOM Solutions (CS3) contract. The 10-year indefinite date/indefinite quantity (ID/IQ) contract (five-year base plus a three-year option and a two-year option) enables U.S. federal agencies to purchase end-to-end, turnkey solutions incorporating commercial satellite communication services through the GSA.

Winners on the CS3 contract will support different types of requirements, such as interactive services; continuity of operations; broadcast satellite services; direct-customer, steady-state, and emergency-responder operations; and fleet and asset tracking and reporting services.

Contract awardees include Comsat, Hughes Network Systems, Comtech/TeleCommunication Systems, and UltiSat.

For more information and a full list of contract awardees, please visit the GSA website.