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Anti-Terrorism - Detection, Indications, and Warnings

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Defense
Branch:
Navy
Award ID:
64722
Program Year/Program:
2003 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
N022-1143
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
ARGON ENGINEERING ASSOC., INC.
12701 Fair Lakes Circle Fairfax, VA 22033
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 2003
Title: Anti-Terrorism - Detection, Indications, and Warnings
Agency / Branch: DOD / NAVY
Contract: N68786-03-C-7027
Award Amount: $99,402.00
 

Abstract:

Protecting the U.S. coastline with commercial and naval ports is important. Providing indications and warning to U.S. Navy ships in foreign harbors is an equally daunting task. Argon Engineering Associates proposes to develop a small, low-cost HF, VHF,and UHF sensor to search and monitor maritime bands, providing both Over-The-Horizon (OTH) and Line-of-Sight (LOS) warning capability. The system design allows Angle of Arrival (AOA) and Time Difference of Arrival (TDOA) from system sensors used alone orin cooperation with mobile platforms such as the U.S. Navy's Ship's Signal Exploitation Equipment (SSEE) or aircraft and helicopter systems. One of the key innovations of the system is providing situational awareness in a tiered security level, allowingimmediate information for law-enforcement and maritime security actions while protecting Sensitive Compartmented Intelligence (SCI) used to predict the terrorist or criminal maritime operations. Once the Anti-Terrorism Technology Surveillance System(ATTSS) remote sensor is demonstrated, Argon believes that because of the universal TCP/IP interface, the sensor can be integrated with a variety of signal measurement systems such as HITS, CMASS, and other large Government application programs for signalintelligence reporting. This allows for increased Argon business exposure.

Principal Investigator:

Robert Kellogg
Senior Scientist
7039954242
rkellogg@argoneng.com

Business Contact:

Victor F. Sellier
Vice President
7039954219
vsellier@argoneng.com
Small Business Information at Submission:

ARGON ENGINEERING ASSOC., INC.
12701 Fair Lakes Circle Fairfax, VA 22033

EIN/Tax ID: 541847347
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees:
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No