According to the Department of Defense: “Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) is being awarded a $12, 931, 371 not-to-exceed modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity multiple award contract (N00019-05-D-0013) to complete Zone 5 critical airframe structures replacements for four P-3C aircraft in support of the P-3C sustainment, modification, and installation program. Work will be performed in Greenville, S.C., and is expected to be completed in April 2011. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded a $9, 818, 797 cost-plus-fixed-fee modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-06-C-2304) for the calendar year 2010 government-furnished equipment workshare transportation of class products associated with the DDG 1000 Zumwalt class destroyer. This contract modification procures the labor and material required to fabricate cradles, fixtures, pedestals, etc., required to support the transportation of class products to Bath, Maine, in order to meet critical construction milestones. Work will be performed in Pascagoula, Miss., and Gulfport, Miss., and is expected to be completed December 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Also, Northrop Grumman is being awarded a $6, 798, 260 firm-fixed-price contract for the procurement of automatic test equipment for testing of various types of avionics, including seven spare cameras for the U.S. Navy; one electro-optic console with associated ancillary equipment and two spare integrated photonics assemblies (IPAs) for the government of Switzerland; and two IPAs for the governments of Finland (1) and Australia (1) in support of the consolidated automated support system. This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy ($1, 020, 159; 15 percent) and the governments of Switzerland ($4, 421, 677; 63 percent), Australia ($678, 212; 11 percent), and Finland ($678, 212; 11 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program. Work will be performed in Rolling Meadows, Ill., and is expected to be completed in June 2011. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity (N68335-10-C-0233).”