Teledyne Microwave Solutions is Awarded $7.5 Million Sole Source Contract from U.S. Navy

November 15, 2018 – Teledyne Microwave Solutions (TMS), a business unit of the Teledyne Defense Electronics Group and its parent company, Teledyne Technologies, has been awarded a $7,509,891 sole source contract from the Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support (NAVSUP) in Philadelphia, PA. The contract is for the repair of Traveling Wave Tubes (TWTs) used on the ALQ-99 system in support of the EA-18G “Growler” aircraft. Teledyne, a long-time world leader in the design and production of advanced TWTs, has supported the ALQ-99 system and its associated aircraft since…

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Teledyne Awarded $4.4 Million Sole Source Contract from U.S. Navy

Teledyne Wireless, a business unit of the Teledyne Defense Electronics Group, has been awarded a $4.4 million sole source contract from the Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) for maintenance and repair operations involving Traveling Wave Tubes (TWTs) utilized in AEGIS systems supporting SPY-1 Radar. Execution of the contract award will be performed at Teledyne’s 160,000 square foot production facility in Rancho Cordova, California. Teledyne is a long-time world leader in the design, development, and manufacture of a broad range of Traveling Wave Tube technologies and applications. Teledyne TWTs are found…

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Fleet Logistics Center Yokosuka Site Sydney Supports USCGC Polar Star and Operation Deep Freeze

Naval Supply Systems Command Fleet Logistics Center (NAVSUP FLC) Yokosuka Site Sydney provided support to U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) cutter Polar Star (WAGB 10) during Operation Deep Freeze, which kicked off in December 2017 and culminated in February. Polar Star is an operational icebreaker that supports the National Science Foundation’s research stations in Antarctica by delivering critical supplies and fuel. Operation Deep Freeze is the U.S. military operation that supports research and resupply efforts. NAVSUP FLC Site Sydney has played a role in past Operation Deep Freeze exercises, and had…

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Manchester Fuel Depot “Fuelies” Celebrate 75 Years

Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) Puget Sound and Naval Base Kitsap marked the 75th anniversary of Manchester Fuel Depot (MFD) in a small ceremony at the facility Dec. 1. Manchester Fuel Depot, the largest single-site Department of Defense fuel terminal in the continental United States, was formally established in 1942 as U.S. Naval Fuel Depot, Puget Sound Washington. Now a part of Naval Base Kitsap, the Manchester Fuel Depot is managed and operated by the NAVSUP FLC Puget Sound Fuel Department. Among the 155 guests attending…

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NAVSUP FLC San Diego Conducts First Fuel Delivery at New Fuel Pier

February 10, 2017 – NAVSUP Fleet Logistics Center (FLC) San Diego conducted the first fuel delivery utilizing its new Defense Fuel Support Point (DFSP) Point Loma fuel pier as it topped off Military Sealift Command fleet replenishment oiler USNS Henry J. Kaiser (T-AO 187) Feb. 10 in San Diego. The fueling marks the near-completion of Military Construction Project (MILCON) P-1306, an $84 million renovation awarded in 2013 as part of a series of fuel facilities upgrades aimed at extending facility life expectancy, reducing operating costs, providing increased storage capability, and improving…

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