Ultra Electronics 3 Phoenix (UE3P) Awarded Land-based Persistent Radar (LBPR) Periscope and Surface Surveillance System Contract

Ultra Electronics 3 Phoenix (UE3P) has been awarded a $2,234,100 contract by Naval Sea Systems Command to produce and demonstrate a Land-based Persistent Radar (LBPR) Periscope and Surface Surveillance system. The award is for the UE3P proposal in response to the Navy FY15 Rapid Innovation Fund Broad Area Announcement. Under this contract, UE3P will upgrade a previously […]

Ultra Receives Contracting Modification to Continue Supporting VA-Class Submarines

Ultra Electronics 3 Phoenix has received a $7.9 million cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to contract N00024-13-C-6264 to exercise options for continuing engineering services in support of Virginia-Class submarines and other submarine/surface ship systems. Specifically, these options will support software development, procurement of commercial off-the-shelf products and hardware/software integration required to improve technology for the Navy open architecture […]

Torpedo Warning System Delivery and Support

Ultra Electronics 3 Phoenix Inc., Chantilly, Virginia, is being awarded a $9,601,942 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-11-C-6287 for the procurement of engineering services for development, integration, testing, and logistic support of the Torpedo Warning System.  The Torpedo Warning System provides surface ships with the ability to detect threat torpedoes and thereby employ defensive measures […]

The UE3P TWS Program Grows as a Result of Successful Deployments

Ultra Electronics – 3 Phoenix’s Torpedo Warning System (TWS) program recently added two additional systems, engineering services and support, logistics, platform installation support and materials to the scope of its contract.  An additional follow-on contract comprised of multiple systems and engineering services and support work is expected shortly and will extend production and development activities […]

Ultra Electronics – 3 Phoenix Installs TWS Systems Onboard 2 USN Aircraft Carriers

UE3P’s Torpedo Warning System (TWS) program delivered its third and fourth systems to the Navy in 2015. These systems were delivered to CVN 75 in May 2015 and to CVN 69 in October 2015. These systems greatly increase the carrier’s ability to protect itself by detecting, localizing, classifying and disrupting incoming threat torpedoes by utilizing […]

Successful Completion of the Advanced Towed Array Receiver (ATAR) Development

UE3P successfully completed development and verification testing of the Advanced Towed Array Receiver (ATAR) system July 14, 2015.  ATAR system development succeeded in migrating towed array data recovery from completely custom hardware to a programmable software/firmware solution hosted within commercially available, ruggedized, telecommunications industry-style equipment. The ATAR system also minimizes or eliminates the need for […]

BPS-XX Radar Management Software for VA Class Submarines Program Status

The BPS-XX Radar Management Software (BRMS) is designed to support navigation, station keeping, general surface search Radar functions, and contact avoidance for the VA Class Submarines. The BRMS will provide a video indication of the position of surface ships, surface craft, buoys, shorelines and navigational marks while supporting contact designation. The system is designed to […]

TB-29A iPEN Advanced Development Model (ADM) Array Delivery

Ultra Electronics – 3 Phoenix and partner, Teledyne Geophysical Instruments, successfully completed assembly and contractor-led testing of the first TB-29A iPEN submarine towed acoustic array on October 1, 2015.  The array was immediately delivered to a U.S. Navy test facility in Idaho for in-water testing behind a tow boat on October 8 and 9, 2015. […]

Ultra Electronics – 3 Phoenix Successfully Produces and Delivers Three TB-23 Technical Refresh Kits to PMS401

On April 28, 2015, UE3P successfully completed the delivery of three TB-23 iPEN telemetry Technical Refresh Kits to PMS401 for use in production of three new TB-23 arrays. A UE3P TB-23 Technical Refresh Kit is comprised of Dual Acoustic Transmitters (DATs), Analog Non-Acoustic Transmitters (ANATs), Synchronous Regulators (SRs), Clocks, and Protection Harnesses. By providing designs […]

Ultra Receives Contract Modification to Continue Development and Delivery of the Torpedo Warning System

Ultra Electronics 3 Phoenix Inc., Chantilly, Virginia, is being awarded a $24,846,248 modification to previously awarded contract N00024-11-C-6287 for the procurement of engineering services for development, integration, testing, and logistic support of the Torpedo Warning System.  The Torpedo Warning System provides surface ships with the ability to detect threat torpedoes and thereby employ defensive measures […]