Lockheed Martin Corp.Lockheed Martin Corp., Missiles and Fire Control-Dallas, Grand Prairie, Texas This article is about the city in Texas. For the city in Alberta, Canada, see Grande Prairie, Alberta.
Grand Prairie is a city in Dallas County (USA), with a significant overlap into Tarrant County, and a minor overlap into Ellis County. , is being awarded a $5,733,000 increment as part of a $6,300,000 modification to cost-plus-award-fee contract DAAH01-00-C-0002. The Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS MLRS Multiple Launch Rocket System (US DoD)
MLRS Multiple Launcher Rocket System
MLRS Marine Corps Long-Range Study (US DoD) ), High Mobility Artillery Rocket System The High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) is a U.S. light multiple rocket launcher system mounted on a truck.
HIMARS carries six rockets or one Army Tactical Missile System (ATACMS) missile on the U.S. (HIMARS HIMARS High Mobility Artillery Rocket System
HIMARS Highly Mobile Artillery System ), is a C-130 transportable, wheeled, all weather, indirect fire, rocket/missile system that is capable of firing all rockets and missiles in the current and future MLRS family of munitions. This modification incorporates the revised HIMARS Maturation Detailed Test Schedule, includes post baseline software support through fiscal year 2002, as required for software maintenance, the layout design, and installation verification of the low cost fire control panel, and requirements analysis for Enhanced Position Location Reporting System The Enhanced Position Location Reporting System (EPLRS) is a secure, jam resistant, computer controlled communications network that distributes near real-time tactical information, generally integrated into radio sets, and coordinated by a Network Control Station. and the headless applique. Work will be performed in Grand Prairie, Texas, and completion is expected by April 30, 2003. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This is a sole source contract initiated on Dec. 22, 1999. The U.S. Army Aviation & Missile Command, Redstone Arsenal, Ala., is the contracting activity.