Leidos has received a potential four-year, $53M contract to build and update software for the U.S. Armyâ€™s Unmanned Aircraft System Ground Control Station.
The company said ThursdayÂ itÂ aims toÂ provide an integrated system that will allow military operators to manage UAS flights, locate adversariesÂ and complete missions.
Under the single-award contract, Leidos will alsoÂ help the service branch integrate the UASGCS-Version 4 into the Universal Ground Control Station.
The contract has one base year plus three option years and includes system qualification, operational test amd certification efforts.
Leidos intends for its technology toÂ supportÂ common baseline compatibility and resuability for current UASÂ as well as Army, Department of Defense and commercial software platforms.