Harris IT continues support of 50th Space Wing under $13.3M extension
- By Mark Hoover
- Jun 15, 2015
Harris IT Services has won a $13.3 million option to provide an additional three months of operations, maintenance and logistics support to the Air Force.
The company will continue to support the Air Force Satellite Control Network antenna sites worldwide as well as various communications, operations, software and related support services to the 50th Space Wing at Schriever Air Force Base in Colorado.
The mission of the 50th Space Wing is to provide integrated combat effects from space, ensure command and control of satellite weapons systems and conduct expeditionary operations to enable options for the nation’s defense and its global interests, according to the Schriever AFB website.
Work will be performed at Schriever and at the 50th Space Wing’s geographically separated units, which include Colorado Springs, Colo., Vandenberg Air Force Base, Calif., Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory, Andersen Air Force Base, Guam, Kaena Point, Hawaii, New Boston Air Force Station, N.H., Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Fla., and Thule Air Base, Greenland.
Mark Hoover is a senior staff writer with Washington Technology. You can contact him at firstname.lastname@example.org, or connect with him on Twitter at @mhooverWT.