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August 26, 2021
HUNT VALLEY, MD. – Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced that it has been awarded a contract valued up to $92.5 million by the U.S. Army to provide Contractor Logistics Support (CLS) for the One System® Remote Video Terminal (OSRVTTM). This three-year contract provides logistics support, product refresh, field services and engineering support to potentially over 3,400 fielded units, as well as 1,100 range extending Mobile Directional Antenna Systems (MDAS) operating with the U.S. Army. In addition, the contract supports upgrading up to 3,000 OSRVT to the new ROVER 6S configuration, as well as the fielding of up to nearly 2,000 of the new Soldier Portable OSRVT (SPOT). Textron Systems' combat proven OSRVT Program of Record delivers full-motion video (FMV), images and critical geospatial data from DOD Manned ISR and Unmanned Aircraft Systems across multiple frequency bands and waveforms. The fielding of the SPOT complements the OSRVT by
August 4, 2021
In July, Textron Systems and Howe & Howe Inc. delivered an all-electric version of the RIPSAW® M5, known as M5-E, to Robotics Research (RR), LLC.
July 28, 2021
We are proud to be a part of Team Lynx and we are looking forward to the Phase 2 Digital Design of the U.S. Army’s Optionally Manned Fighting Vehicle (OMFV) program.
July 19, 2021
HUNT VALLEY, MD. AND SLIDELL, LA. – Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced that it has been pre-awarded the United States Marine Corps Advanced Reconnaissance Vehicle (ARV) prototype agreement for its purpose-built CottonmouthTM vehicle. Through the 22-month period of performance, Textron Systems will produce a Cottonmouth vehicle for the Marine Corps that will go through rigorous testing and evaluation. The data gained from the ARV competitive prototyping efforts will be used to inform a USMC decision point in fiscal year 2023.
July 6, 2021
We’re incredibly proud to share that two of our Textron Systems colleagues, Quyen, Software Engineer, and Latosha, Group Manager and Lead of Integrated Product Support, have been honored as 2021 Technology Rising Stars.
July 1, 2021
Textron Systems' Feature Analyst allows our customers the ability to extract data from imagery in order to populate geographic information systems (GIS) databases. For the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture (USDA) customer, the Feature Analyst product enables modeling of the domestic poultry population using a novel approach to leverage remote sensing and data methods.
June 10, 2021
Recently, our Sea Systems Team delivered the third Ship-to-Shore Connector (SSC), LCAC 102, to the U.S. Navy in Panama City, Fla. during a Fly Away event.
June 2, 2021
Recently, Textron Systems and Howe & Howe Inc delivered the fourth RIPSAW® M5 vehicle to the U.S. Army in support of the Robotic Combat Vehicle (RCV) medium program.
May 20, 2021
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May 4, 2021
HUNT VALLEY, MD. – Textron Systems Corporation, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, today announced the unveiling of Cottonmouth , a vehicle purpose-built for the U.S. Marine Corps’ Advanced Reconnaissance Vehicle (ARV) program. Cottonmouth is a next-generation Naval Sensor Node as an amphibious scout vehicle that offers cutting-edge sensor technology. Leveraging Textron Systems’ history and range of specialty military vehicle experience, Cottonmouth delivers advanced maneuverability and a synergized sensor system to enhance reconnaissance operations. Cottonmouth has a 6x6 compact build that allows four vehicles to fit on a single Ship to Shore Connector, or SSC, enhancing the Marine Corps’ ability to support Expeditionary Advanced Base Operations. Textron Systems’ vehicle is equipped with multi-spectrum sensors, providing seamless communication between the Navy and Marine Corps to employ unmanned systems and joint-warfighting weapons systems. This provides the next-generation