ManTech Wins $45 million Award for Agile Development of Sensors in U.S. Navy’s PMA-231 Hawkeye Aircraft

October 15, 2018 at 8:00 AM EDT

HERNDON, Va., Oct. 15, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- ManTech (Nasdaq: MANT) today announced a $45 million four-year award for the Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC) Crane for technical advancement of sensors used by Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) in Hawkeye aircraft (PMA-231).  The award was under the Department of Defense Information Analysis Center (DoD IAC), Defense Systems Technical Area Task (DS TAT), Multiple Award Contract issued by the Air Force Installation Contracting Agency.

U.S. Navy Hawkeye
U.S. Navy Hawkeye

Often called “the eyes of the fleet,” PMA-231 Hawkeye aircraft use integrated, automated sensors to provide surveillance, identification and tracking of threat aircraft and cruise missile systems, and to ensure situational awareness. ManTech will leverage its DoD-wide experience with sensor integration and support as well as agile software engineering and development techniques to advance sensor performance in rapid-fire sprints and accelerate the delivery of vital intelligence.

“ManTech’s agile approach to sensor development and platform integration will drive efficiency, add flexibility for adopting emerging technologies and lead the way to new capabilities that enhance the U.S. Navy warfighter’s mission,” said Kevin M. Phillips, President and CEO of ManTech.

About DoD IAC Program
The DoD IAC program operates as a part of Defense Technical Information Center and provides technical data management and research support for DoD and federal government users. Established in the 1940s, the IAC program serves the DoD science & technology (S&T) and acquisition communities to drive innovation and technological developments by enhancing collaboration through integrated scientific and technical information development and dissemination for the DoD and broader S&T community.

About ManTech International Corporation
ManTech provides mission-focused technology solutions and services for U.S. defense, intelligence community and federal civilian agencies. Now in our 50th year, we excel in full-spectrum cyber, data collection & analytics, enterprise IT, systems and software engineering solutions that support national and homeland security. Additional information on ManTech can be found at

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Source: ManTech International Corporation