Delex Systems of Herndon, VA announced today that the U.S. Navy has awarded the company a technical support services contract for aircraft test and evaluation. The contract, which was awarded during Delex’s fiscal 2017 first quarter, has a one-year base period and four one-year options, bringing the estimated total value to $26 million.
Under the terms of the agreement, Delex will provide engineering, analytical and technical services in support of Navy’s operational testing and evaluation on tactical aircraft and weapons. This includes the FA-18 Hornet, including the newest G "Growler" model, the AV-8 Harrier, and the EA-6B Prowler as well as testing new software and weapons systems. Work will be performed at multiple sites in the United States.
“Delex is proud to support Navy’s test and evaluation of complex weapons and aircraft to ensure an effective and stable system that operates effectively in combat,” said Ed Driscoll, President and CEO of Delex. “As a solution provider we offer specialized skills and innovative services in critical areas for government clients to respond to real-world challenges and support the needs of the warfighter”.
Delex, is a world-wide provider of information assurance and security technology, program management, modeling and simulation, research and analysis, intelligence analysis, and training solutions for government and industry both domestically and internationally. We are recognized by our customers for providing best-value, customized solutions to real-world challenges; from meeting the training needs of the warfighter, operator, or maintainer; to National Security and Intelligence services; to design and development of data management systems and state of the art security systems. Headquartered in Herndon, Va., Delex is a small business with approximately 190 employees. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.delex.com.
Press release for Navy Test and Eval Program.docx