MCLEAN, Va. — (BUSINESS WIRE) — January 29, 2015 — The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) has awarded BAE Systems a five-year contract with an estimated total value of $43 million to provide mission essential training and instructional support to NGA analysts and intelligence officers stationed across the United States and around the world.
BAE Systems’ robust training curriculum includes more than 70 different courses designed to sharpen analysts’ expertise in tradecraft areas such as imagery analysis, Activity Based Intelligence, and human geography. (Photo: BAE Systems)
Under the Geospatial Intelligence (GEOINT) Learning Program contract, BAE Systems experts will provide NGA analysts with a robust training curriculum that includes more than 70 different courses from entry- through expert-level. The courses promote a core curriculum designed to sharpen analysts’ expertise in tradecraft areas such as imagery analysis, Activity Based Intelligence, and human geography. These courses also provide context and background on different tools and sensors to help analysts expedite data collection, enrich their talents in processing intelligence, and enhance their skills in imagery collection management.
“BAE Systems is involved in all facets of geospatial intelligence, from data collection and processing, to the development of actionable intelligence reports that support global mission priorities,” said DeEtte Gray, president of BAE Systems’ Intelligence & Security sector. “Our seasoned experts have an outstanding reputation in the GEOINT community and they’re backed by our company’s trusted GEOINT analysis tradecraft and solutions that are integral to supporting NGA’s daily operations.”
BAE Systems provides intelligence and security services to manage big data, inform big decisions, and support big missions. BAE Systems delivers a broad range of solutions and services including intelligence analysis, cyber operations, IT, systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance to enable the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage, and defeat threats. The company takes pride in supporting critical national security missions that protect the nation and those who serve.