The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded General Dynamics Information Technology (GDIT) a $99 million contract. GDIT along with teaming partner Enterprise Engineering Services LLC (EES) will assist the Government in modernizing the National Airspace System (NAS) through work on its Data, Visualization, Analysis and Reporting System (DVARS).
The FAA's requirements define DVARS as needing to provide "wide-spread access to the capabilities that will ensure maintenance of a safe and modern NAS infrastructure. DVARS will provide integrated visualization and reporting tools allowing users to access quality NAS data and perform modeling, analysis, and trending."
DVARS is slated for initial operational capability in January 2022. After that, the contract holds three option years focused on maintenance and enhancements to the system, according to a GDIT spokesman.
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