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BAE Systems to enhance mission preparedness of US soldiers

Posted 15 November 2018 · Add Comment

The US Army Intelligence and Security Command (INSCOM) has awarded BAE Systems a four-year, $100 million contract to provide technical, functional and general support to the 116th Military Intelligence Brigade (MIB).


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The contract provides BAE Systems experts who will assist the 116th MIB to better understand regional threats.

“The demand for intelligence services and support continues to grow as our soldiers remain engaged on multiple fronts,” said Peder Jungck, vice president and general manager of BAE Systems’ Intelligence Solutions business. “We are helping to better inform the military decision makers responsible for ensuring the security and effectiveness of global operations.”

The team’s work will also help update and improve soldier training. The work in the contract aligns with INSCOM’s larger mission to consolidate, modernize, and strengthen its intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance capabilities as outlined in the Army’s 2020 Intelligence strategy document.

BAE Systems delivers a broad range of solutions and services enabling militaries and governments to successfully carry out their missions. The company provides large-scale systems engineering, integration, and sustainment services across air, land, sea, space, and cyber domains. BAE Systems takes pride in its support of national security and those who serve.


 

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