September 26, 2016, Goleta, California: Frontier Technology Inc., Goleta, California, has been awarded a $9,681,889 cost-plus-fixed-fee Small Business Innovation Research Phase (SBIR) III contract to mature a decision-making and analysis toolset in order to provide efficiencies and incorporate additional analysis capabilities from customer requirements for the combat identification portfolio. It also includes technology alternatives and technology demonstration. Work will be performed in Beavercreek, Ohio, and is expected to be complete by Dec. 27, 2021. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition. Fiscal 2016 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $200,000 are being obligated at the time of award. Air Force Research Lab, Wright Patterson Air Force, Ohio, is the contracting activity (FA8650-16-C-1745).