Teledyne Brown Engineering, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Teledyne Technologies Incorporated (NYSE: TDY) based in Huntsville, Ala., has joined the Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN)-led team in a bid for the U.S. Army Integrated Battle Command System (IBCS).
Teledyne Brown Engineering joins General Dynamics C4 Systems, Davidson Technologies, Inc., and IBM as members of Team IBCS. This world-class team will leverage its combined domain expertise while employing innovative, industrywide best practices to provide the U.S. Army a transformational, affordable and extensible air defense solution for integrated air and missile defense.
"The industry response to Raytheon's IBCS announcement has been phenomenal. The addition of Teledyne Brown Engineering to the team gives us tremendous bench strength as we continue to build an all star team," said Pete Franklin, vice president for National and Theater Security Programs, Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems. "Team IBCS is about partnering with the best in industry to ensure we provide a revolutionary, best-of-breed IBCS capability to the Army by 2011. This is our open business model, which we call OpenAIR(TM), in action."