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ASRC Research and Technology Solutions to Provide Service Operations Support to the FAA's William J. Hughes Technical Center.

GREENBELT, Md. -- The Federal Aviation Administration Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), component of the U.S. Department of Transportation that sets standards for the air-worthiness of all civilian aircraft, inspects and licenses them, and regulates civilian and military air traffic through its air traffic control  (FAA) has selected ASRC ASRC Arctic Slope Regional Corporation
ASRC Asynchronous Sample Rate Converter
ASRC Advanced Simulated Radar Client
ASRC American Studies Research Centre
ASRC Alabama Society for Respiratory Care
ASRC Arkansas Society for Respiratory Care
 Research and Technology Solutions (ARTS) to provide engineering, maintenance and related support services support services Psychology Non-health care-related ancillary services–eg, transportation, financial aid, support groups, homemaker services, respite services, and other services  for the FAA's National AirSpace System under the Service Operations Support (SOS-7) contract.

Under the contract, ARTS and its teammates will conduct second-level system maintenance, assist with system restoration, develop and test engineering solutions, conduct engineering studies and analyze alternatives, and manage configuration and documentation.

The contract includes a one-year base period and six one-year options, and is valued at more than $170 million if all options are exercised. Work under the contract will be performed primarily at the FAA's William J. Hughes William John "Bill" Hughes (born October 17, 1932) is an American Democratic Party politician from New Jersey. He represented New Jersey's At-large congressional district in the United States House of Representatives for 20 years.  Technical Center, Egg Harbor Egg Harbor may refer to the following places in the United States of America:
  • New Jersey
  • Egg Harbor City, New Jersey
  • Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
 Township, NJ.

The ARTS SOS-7 team includes EnRoute Computer Solutions, L-3 Communications
Not to be confused with Level 3 Communications, an Internet carrier

L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: LLL) is a company that supplies command, control, communications, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C3ISR) systems and
, Hi-Tec Systems, and ASRC Management Services, all of whom have experience in supporting the FAA's engineering and maintenance needs.

"The award of this contract reflects our ability and commitment to provide the FAA with efficient, experienced and flexible engineering and maintenance services," said Gregg Einfalt, president of ARTS. "We look forward to working closely with the FAA and our teammates to support the FAA's missions."

ASRC Research and Technology Solutions (ARTS) is a subsidiary of ASRC Federal Holding Company. ARTS provides research, engineering, scientific, and product development services to meet the needs of high technology consumers in government and industry, including the aerospace, defense, energy, and transportation sectors. More information about the company is available on line at
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Date:May 4, 2009
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