Terabit Computer Engineering Inc. has been awarded a $4.6 million contract for computer systems at the U.S. Army's White Sands Missile Range in New Mexico.

The Midvale-based company will design, build and support two Drone Formation Control Systems for monitoring and controlling flights of unmanned aircraft, a spokesman said.Founded in 1978, Terabit is a privately held corporation, employing 25 people in advanced computing and display solutions for major military and corporate aerospace.