Insitu Awarded $84M IDIQ Contract Modification by NAVAIR for ScanEagle and RQ-21A UAS

April 11, 2024, Washington, DC: The US Department of Defense announced on April 11th that:

Insitu Inc., Bingen, Washington, is awarded a firm-fixed price, not-to-exceed $84,468,841 modification (P00006) to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N0001922D0038). This modification increases the contract ceiling to procure six RQ-21A and 20 ScanEagle unmanned air vehicles (UAS) including payloads and turrets; support equipment; spares and special tooling. Additionally, this modification procures services to include training, site surveys, engineering and technical and repair of repairable in support of the RQ-21A Blackjack and ScanEagle UAS platforms. Work will be performed in Bingen, Washington (88%); and various locations outside of the continental U.S. (12%), and is expected to be completed in June 2026. No funds will be obligated at the time of award; funds will be obligated on individual orders as they are issued. Naval Air Systems Command Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

“We are honored and proud to continue our longtime support of the US Navy and US Partner Nations in their many varied missions around the world,” said Diane Rose, Insitu President and CEO.

Insitu’s current UAV product line includes RQ-21 as well as ScanEagle, Integrator and Integrator Extended Range, which are all VTOL-capable with the Flying Launch and Recovery System (FLARES). Its full suite of command, control, and data processing solutions includes INEXA Control, TacitView, Catalina, Tungsten SDK, and Common Ground Control Stations. Payloads and capabilities include multi-spectral sensors, electro-optical telescope and zoom cameras, SIGINT and electronic warfare, communications relay, AI-assisted wide-area maritime search, laser pointer/rangefinder/designator, and kinetics.

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