Fairbanks Morse Service Awarded USN/MSC Maintenance Contracts

August 31, 2021 – Fairbanks Morse Defense (FMD) announces that Fairbanks Morse Service (FMS), the aftermarket support division for FMD that includes providing parts and service, has been awarded a five-year indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity (IDIQ) contract by Military Sealift Command (MSC). FMS has also been awarded multiple contracts by the U.S. Navy, including a five-year basic ordering agreement and a four-year IDIQ…

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French Assessment of Operation TELLURE in Haiti

On August 14, 2021, a violent 7.2 magnitude earthquake hit Haiti, exacerbating the already difficult humanitarian situation in the country. Thanks to the support of the system of sovereignty forces present in the Antilles, the French armies were able to provide assistance to the Haitian people. On August 18, the Germinal Surveillance Frigate (FS) transported 47 tonnes of humanitarian cargo.…

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BAE Systems to Advance Autonomy Software for DARPA

BAE Systems, Inc. has received a $6.5 million Phase 2 contract from the U.S. Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) to further develop software that will enable semi-autonomous, multi-domain mission planning. The Phase 2 award under the Adapting Cross-Domain Kill-Webs, or ACK, program follows a successful Phase 1 demonstration. As part of Phase 1, BAE Systems’ FAST Labs™ research and…

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