Emerson-based mobile aerospace computing company Micronet Enertec announced recently it has been awarded a $2.6 million order for the development and production of a computer-based test, diagnosis and simulation system to support the newest version of an advanced missile defense system.
According to the announcement, the purchase order is from a multi billion Israeli-based defense contractor working in partnership with a major U.S. contractor in the international marketing of a state-of-the-art missile defense system. The initial order is for $2.6 million, and it will be executed and delivered in fiscal years 2014 and 2015. Also, this customer has indicated that follow-on production orders are expected to be issued in 2016 and beyond.
The company announced a similar $1.6 million order from a different customer in October.