Honeywell Technology Solutions Inc. Wins $51 Million Contract With U.S.
Light Airborne Multi-Purpose System (LAMPS) Extends Range of Sonar and
Radar Between Helicopter and Ship
PHOENIX, March 25, 2010 --
Honeywell (NYSE: HON) Technology Solutions Inc. (HTSI) announced
today that it has been awarded a $51 million, five-year contract by the Naval
Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division (NAWCAD) to provide engineering and
integrated logistics support.
HTSI will provide design, development, integration, testing, evaluation,
maintenance and logistics support for the Light Airborne Multi-Purpose System
(LAMPS), the shipboard element of a two-way digital data link between a U.S.
Navy ship and a SH-60 helicopter.
“Honeywell began serving the U.S. Navy for the LAMPS system 28 years ago,” said
Vince Trim, president, HTSI. “Now, Honeywell will provide the Navy with
advanced technologies and capabilities as we install a major upgrade to the
system under this new contract, which will extend the monitoring ability of
both the ship and helicopter through radar and sonar.”
In addition to providing engineering support for the equipment production and
upgrade, HTSI provides support to the fleet around the world for maintenance,
testing and repair.
A wholly-owned subsidiary of Honeywell International, HTSI provides a range of
services for government customers in management, space systems and services,
networks and field engineering, Department of Defense logistics, depot
maintenance, staff augmentation, calibration, information technology and cyber
Based in Phoenix, Arizona, Honeywell’s aerospace business is a leading global
provider of integrated avionics, engines, systems and service solutions for
aircraft manufacturers, airlines, business and general aviation, military,
space and airport operations.
Honeywell International (www.honeywell.com) is a Fortune 100
diversified technology and manufacturing leader, serving customers worldwide
with aerospace products and services; control technologies for buildings, homes
and industry; automotive products; turbochargers; and specialty materials.
Based in Morris Township, N.J., Honeywell’s shares are traded on the New York,
London, and Chicago Stock Exchanges. For more news and information on
Honeywell, please visit www.honeywellnow.com.
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