Mesotech International, Inc. Secures $31 Million Contract to Advance U.S. Air Force's Weather Systems

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SACRAMENTO, CA, September 28, 2023 -- Mesotech International, Inc. was awarded a $31 million contract to provide Contractor Logistics Support for the United States Air Force’s Fixed Base Weather Systems. The contract includes engineering support, helpdesk, repair, installation, and system enhancements. Systems covered by the contract include the AN/FMQ-19, AN/FMQ-22, AN/FMQ-23, and Sensor Collection Appliance.


Under this contract, Mesotech will develop and deploy new data collection and dissemination solutions to advance the US Air Force’s weather data infrastructure. Mesotech will employ its extensive background in aviation weather systems to improve the reliability and reach of the USAF's meteorological data, ultimately enhancing mission planning, flight safety, asset protection, and decision-making capabilities.


"We are honored to continue our longstanding partnership with the U.S. Air Force," said Chris Swinehart, COO of Mesotech. "We have a shared vision focused on leveraging new technology to provide more accurate, reliable, secure, and timely weather products. We’re excited to begin deploying crucial new capabilities to the warfighter."


The contract award was announced on September 5, 2023. The Aerospace Management Systems Division, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity (FA2330-23-D-B001).


About Mesotech International, Inc.  

Mesotech International, Inc. is based in Sacramento, CA, and has designed, manufactured, and installed meteorological monitoring systems for over 30 years. Mesotech’s flagship product is Airport Weather Advisor®, an FAA-certified and ICAO-compliant Automated Weather Observing System (AWOS). Airport Weather Advisor® enhances flight safety for civil and military aviation through accurate, reliable automated weather reports delivered to pilots in the air and worldwide via Mesotech’s AWOS Live cloud platform. Mesotech is a US Air Force prime contractor, supporting 200+ military sites worldwide, and was awarded Region IX Small Business Prime Contractor of the Year in 2014.  

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