Alabama company awarded defense contract
Under this contract, Torch Technologies will conduct research and development on algorithms, operational software, and a new concept of operations for space and airborne infrared tracking systems and missile defense radars, supporting the Ballistic Missile Defense System.
The work will be performed in Huntsville with a five-year period of performance from June 2010 through June 2015.
Research, development, test and evaluation funding fiscal 2010 will be used to incrementally fund the fiscal 2010 effort in the amount of $1,075,000.
The Missile Defense Agency is the contracting activity.