June 1, 2009
Raytheon awarded a NASA contract
The U.S. space agency says it has selected the Raytheon Co. of Waltham, Mass., to receive its $29 million Airspace Concept Evaluation System contract.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration contract is for two years, with three one-year renewal options.
The principal objectives of this research are to enhance, extend and integrate the "¦ high fidelity analyses and scenario development of Next Generation Air Transportation System air traffic management concepts and capabilities, NASA said.
The work will be performed at Raytheon's facility in Marlborough, Mass., at NASA's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, Calif., and under subcontracts in California, Maryland, Massachusetts and Virginia.