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Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (KTOS) Awarded $5 Million Contract to Supply Next Generation Modem for USAF

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Located in San Diego, California, Kratos Defense & Security Solutions has quickly earned a reputation as a specialized National Security technology business providing mission critical products, services and solutions throughout the United States. Today, Kratos took a major step towards prominence with the announcement they have been awarded a $5 million contract to supply a next generation modem for the United States Air Force’s Space-Based Infared System Program (SBIRS).

The contract was awarded to Kratos’ RT Logic subsidiary by Lockheed Martin Information Systems and Global Solutions. Kratos will supply the U.S. Air Force with the SBIRS Enhanced Multi-Band Modem (SEMM). SEMM is based on RT Logic’s industry-leading Telemetrix 400XR software-defined receiver and digital processing unit.

Leading the way at RT Logic is John Monahan whom serves as the company’s president. In reference to this press release, Monahan stated, “The SEMM leverages RT Logic’s decade-long support of the SBIRS ground system combined with advances in our T400XR product line and our partnership with Astrium to provide an unmatched modem solution. We are proud to be working closely with the USAF and Lockheed Martin to supply these advanced modems for a program of such national importance.”

Phil Carrai, president of Kratos Technology and Training Solutions, stated, “RT Logic’s industry-leading signal processing modems are already used by a majority of the U.S. Government’s space programs. The SEMM furthers this footprint in the areas of missile warning, missile defense and battlespace characterization.”

Currently, Kratos is trading in the $5.96 range. With this breaking news and an array of technology within their corporate pipeline, Kratos Defense and Security Systems is a company on the rise.

To learn more about this press release or the company as a whole, visit their corporate website at: KratosDefense.com

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