The U.S. Army has awarded DataPath{{/a} a $3.7 million contract for satellite communications operations.

DataPath will provide personnel to maintain and operate the systems as part of U.S. Central Command operations in Iraq, Kuwait, Qatar and Afghanistan.

The contract calls for more than 30 DataPath personnel to operate satellite terminals built by the company. The latest contract follows some $24 million for services to the military over the past 14 months.

Currently, DataPath deploys more than 250 personnel at 60 U.S. military locations across nine countries.