Military Embedded Systems

JADC2 to be enabled for USAF under Kratos contract

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September 28, 2020

Emma Helfrich

Associate Editor

Military Embedded Systems

U.S. Air Force photo.

SAN DIEGO, Calif. Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., National Security Solutions provider, announced that it has won a $950 million ceiling indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the maturation, demonstration, and proliferation of capability across platforms and domains, leveraging open systems design, modern software and algorithm development in order to enable Joint All Domain Command and Control (JADC2).

According to the company, this contract is part of a multiple award multi-level security effort to provide development and operation of systems as a unified force across all domains in an open architecture family of systems intended to enable capabilities via multiple integrated platforms.

Kratos offers solutions ranging from tactical jet drone systems to space communication systems, subsystems, and Space Domain Awareness (SDA) solutions. Kratos’ also develops target drones such as the BQM-167A and BQM-177A to exercise weapon, radar, and other systems; and tactical UAS, such as the XQ-58A Valkyrie for strike/ISR and force multiplication missions.

 

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