Penn State receives $25 million contract from Naval Air Warfare Center

September 28, 2007

Freeport, Pa. -- The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Md., awarded The Pennsylvania State University a five-year, $25 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract. The major technical focus of the contract will be to support the development and transition of electro-optic technology (including fiber optics and photonics) for application in Naval Air Systems Command platforms.

Work under this new contract will benefit key U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. industry needs. The work will be performed at the Penn State Electro-Optics Center in Freeport, in western Pennsylvania, and is expected to be completed in September 2012.

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