According to the Department of Defense: “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded a $71, 028, 648 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-award-fee/cost-plus-incentive-fee contract (N00019-03-C-0057) to provide operational evaluation readiness preparation services in support of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye System Development and Demonstration (SD&D) program. Services to be provided include flight test support, integrated logistics support, supply support, and depot capabilities support for two SD&D aircraft and three pilot production aircraft. Work will be performed in Bethpage, N.Y. (81 percent); Syracuse, N.Y. (7 percent); Indianapolis, Ind. (3 percent); San Francisco, Calif. (1 percent); Greenlawn, N.Y. (1 percent); West Chester, Ohio (1 percent); Falls Church, Va. (1 percent); Ronkonkoma, N.Y. (1 percent); Owego, N.Y. (1 percent); Marlboro, Mass. (1 percent); Wyndmoor, Pa. (1 percent), and Rome, Italy (1 percent). Work is expected to be completed in September 2012. 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.
BAE Systems is being awarded a $23, 007, 956 firm-fixed-price contract modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-09-C-5317) for the fiscal 2009 canister production requirements for MK13, MK14, MK-21 and MK25 canisters to support integration of the Evolved Sea Sparrow, Tomahawk cruise, and Standard missiles into the MK 41 Vertical Launching System (VLS). The MK 41 VLS provides a missile launching system for CG 47- and DDG 51-class surface combatants of the U.S. Navy, as well as surface combatants of allied navies. Work will be performed in Aberdeen, S.D. (78 percent), Odessa, Mo. (12 percent), and Minneapolis, Minn. (10 percent), and is expected to be completed by February 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, D.C., is the contracting activity.
L-3 Communications (NYSE: LLL) is being awarded a $10, 470, 281 firm-fixed-price and time and material indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for the procurement of 275 magnetrons, including engineering, technical and repair support services. The magnetrons are installed in airborne pods for use on manned aircraft used to evaluate U.S. weapons systems and to train fleet operators. Work will be performed in Watsonville, Calif., and is expected to be completed in May 2015. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was competitively procured via an electronic request for proposals with two proposals received. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, Calif., is the contracting activity (N68936-10-D-0038).
Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) is being awarded a $6, 800, 000 firm-fixed-price contract for engineering services and supplies to overhaul, repair and upgrade the MK 57 NATO Sea Sparrow surface missile system (NSSMS). This procurement is to provide all necessary materials and services to overhaul, repair, perform pierside maintenance, modify and/or update components or parts of the MK57 NSSMS. This effort includes the inspection of equipment; installation/deinstallation; repair; performance of all testing in accordance with the latest quality assurance program specifications; associated training; packaging/packing/marking; program reporting/liaison/coordination with industry/government; and storage pending final destination disposition instructions. Work will be performed in Norfolk, Va., and is expected to be completed by October 2011. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the fiscal year. This order was not competitively procured. The Port Hueneme Division, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme, Calif., is the contracting activity (N00024-09-G-5422).”