DAG 2016 - Land Systems Services

Indirect Fire Modernization

Replace Existing Systems with Newer or Different System


This project will acquire new indirect fire systems such as, but not limited to, a modern mortar system.


There is a requirement to provide highly responsive, all weather, 24/7, accurate indirect fire effects against mobile and static targets including high payoff and time sensitive targets. The Indirect Fire Modernization system(s) will provide fire support to joint forces, especially Battle Groups and Brigades. There is also a requirement for a cost effective indirect fire training system for the Regular and Reserve artillery units.

Preliminary Estimate

  • $250 million to $499 million

Anticipated Timeline

  • 2018 Options Analysis
  • 2020 Definition Approval
  • 2022 Implementation Approval
  • 2022 Request for Proposal Release
  • 2023 Contract Award
  • 2025 Final Delivery

Point of Contact

Director Land Requirements Coordination
Phone: 819-939-5868

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