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Feb. 6 (UPI) — BAE Systems announced Tuesday that it was selected by the U.S. Navy to provide equipment and support services for Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic.

The contract will support the Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic’s Joint Warfare Support Division to “field, adapt, and optimize a variety of mission critical surveillance and sensor systems.”

The $180 million deal involves the pursuit of future orders as part of a five-year indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract.

“We will play an important role in delivering reliable, real-time intelligence solutions to our frontline forces to ensure their safety and defend against the threats that impede mission success,” Mark Keeler, vice president and general manager of Integrated Electronics and Warfare Systems at BAE, said in a press release.