Leidos awarded order to provide US Army intelligence aircraft support services

Science and technology leader Leidos (NYSE: LDOS), has announced it has been awarded a new task order by the US Army to provide aircraft intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) support services, the company said.

The single award, cost-plus-fixed-fee task order has a one-year based period of performance followed by four one-year option periods, and an approximate value of USD 428 million if all options are exercised. Work will be performed in various state-side and overseas locations.

The Leidos team will support the US Army´s Product Director, Airborne Reconnaissance Low (PD ARL), which requires support for low-profile intelligence aircraft systems such as the ARL-M, ARL-E, and Saturn Arch. PD ARL develops, integrates, supports and fields integrated sensors and integrated systems across a broad spectrum of intelligence capabilities including electro-optical/infra-red, synthetic aperture radar/ground moving target indicators, signals intelligence, geospatial intelligence, and measurement and signature intelligence.

Leidos is an information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world´s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company´s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately USD 10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018.