This award is our second commercial sale of the FODMS to an international customer.
Navy, the FODMS is used as an advanced message transfer system, operated by interior communications technicians in the DDG-51 Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile Aegis destroyers.
As the qualified manufacturer of FODMS for the Navy, DRS directly participates in enhancing the safety, survivability and maintainability of the fleet and its crew," said Fred L.
The FODMS is based on the Military Survivable Adaptable Fiber Optic Embedded Network (SAFENET) standard, focused on enhancing survivability.
This award represents our first commercial sale of the FODMS
to an international customer and reflects our success in providing vital communications systems that ensure the safety and survivability of the fleet and crew in U.
1 million contract from the Naval Sea Systems Command (NAVSEA), DRS will manufacture FODMS
to ensure interoperability between legacy and the latest commercial or militarized systems.