Northrop Grumman [NOC]: United Technologies [UTX]: BioWatch Gen-3 Testing Progressing Well, LRIP Decision Planned for Fall

April 2011
TR2: Terror Response Technology Report;4/13/2011, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p3
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The article discusses the success of the field testing of the Biowatch Generation-3 system, an automated system for detecting and reporting any release of biological threats into the environment. The operational testing and evaluation (OT & E) of 12 units of the Gen-3 prototype was done in Chicago by Northrop Grumman (NOC), the developer. The Office of Health Affairs (OHA) has requested the Acquisition Review Board (ARB) for another 30 units for additional testing. United Technologies (UTX) was dropped from the program before the field testing.


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