According to DOD: iLockheed Martin Systems Integration, Owego, N.Y., (H94003-04-D-0001); BAE Systems Information & Electronic Warfare Systems, Nashua, N.H., (H94003-04-D-0002); General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems, Minneapolis, Minn., (H94003-04-D-0003); Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Linthicum Heights, Md., (H94003-04-D-0004); Northrop Grumman Space & Missions Systems, Redondo Beach, Calif., (H94003-04-D-0005); Raytheon Technical Services Co., Long Beach, Calif., (H94003-04-D-0006); The Boeing Co., Phantom Works, Seattle, Wash., (H94003-04-D-0007); and Honeywell Defense and Space Electronic Systems, Albuquerque, N.M., (H94003-04-D-0008) are being awarded a maximum $1,344,000,000 modification on existing indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity, Advanced Technology Support Program III (ATSP3) contracts. The modification raises the ceiling on the current ATSP3 contracts from $4,703,000,000 to $6,047,000,000. ATSP3 are multiple-award, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contracts for engineering services designed to resolve problems with obsolete, unreliable, unmaintainable, underperforming, or incapable electronics hardware and software through development of advanced technology insertions and applications to meet the requirements of the Department of Defense for a quick reaction capability. Work will be performed worldwide, and is expected to be completed by Dec 2016. The contracts were competitively procured via a February 2004 solicitation resulting in nine proposals and eight awards. No funds are being obligated on award. Funding will occur through individual task orders. The Defense Microelectronics Activity, McClellan, Calif., is the contracting activity.