Harris Information Technology Services is to be awarded a firm-price-incentive firm-with-award-fee contract modification to provide space operations maintenance and logistics support to US Air Force (USAF) Space Command’s 50th Space Wing.

The $64.66m contract includes configuration management, electrical power systems management, database applications support, 24-hour maintenance management operations and maintenance for the defence satellite communications system, secure communication system and MILSTAR.

The company will also provide operations, maintenance, logistics and training support for the Air Force Satellite Control Network at remote tracking stations worldwide.

The global positioning system (GPS) ground antennas and monitoring stations, software analysis and support for GPS, orbital analysis of military satellites in orbit will also be provided with maintenance and support.

Work will be carried out at Colorado, US.