ITT, Northrop Grumman, BAE Systems Pick Up Navy Deals

According to the Department of Defense: “ITT (NYSE: ITT) is being awarded a $42, 498, 896 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for technology maturation efforts in support of the next-generation jammer, which will replace the ALQ-99 tactical jamming system.  Technology maturation efforts include research in support of future development of airborne electronic attack capability from a tactical-size airborne stand-off/mod-escort platform.  Specifically, the contractor will mature and provide a concept demonstrator (CD) design and mature critical technology elements required to support CD design.  Work will be performed in Clifton, N.J. (44 percent); St. Louis, Mo. (38 percent); and North Amityville, N.Y. (18 percent).  Work is expected to be completed in April 2012.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via Broad Agency Announcement, with four proposals received.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-10-C-0071).

Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) is being awarded a $41, 976, 091 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for technology maturation efforts in support of the next-generation jammer, which will replace the ALQ-99 tactical jamming system.  Technology maturation efforts include research in support of future development of airborne electronic attack capability from a tactical-size airborne stand-off/mod-escort platform.  Specifically, the contractor will mature and provide a concept demonstrator (CD) design and mature critical technology elements required to support CD design.  Work will be performed in Linthicum, Md. (60 percent); Bethpage, N.Y. (34 percent); Rockledge, Fla. (5 percent); and Mojave, Calif. (1 percent).  Work is expected to be completed in April 2012.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via Broad Agency Announcement, with four proposals received.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-10-C-0072).

BAE Systems is being awarded a $41, 748, 137 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for technology maturation efforts in support of the next-generation jammer, which will replace the ALQ-99 tactical jamming system.  Technology maturation efforts include research in support of future development of airborne electronic attack capability from a tactical-size airborne stand-off/mod-escort platform.  Specifically, the contractor will mature and provide a concept demonstrator (CD) design and mature critical technology elements required to support CD design.  Work will be performed in Nashua, N.H. (32 percent); Cincinnati, Ohio (27 percent); Lansdale, Pa. (25 percent); and Melbourne, Fla. (16 percent).  Work is expected to be completed in April 2012.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  This contract was competitively procured via Broad Agency Announcement, with four proposals received.  The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity (N00019-10-C-0070).”

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