Raytheon/Thales team wins contract for helicopter helmet-mounted displays

  • 22-Feb-2013 09:25 EST

Raytheon Technical Services Co. LLC (RTSC), together with teammate Thales Visionix Inc. (TVI), has won an award valued at $3.5 million for the engineering and manufacturing development of Common Helmet Mounted Display (CHMD) systems for the U.S. Army's Air Soldier Program. Under the contract, the RTSC/TVI team will perform systems engineering to adapt TVI's Scorpion helmet-mounted display for installation on the HGU-56/P helmet for use in Army helicopter applications. The contract award was made by the U.S. Army's Program Executive Office Soldier, and the work will be performed in Indianapolis, IN, and Aurora, IL.

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