Northrop Grumman Wins Half-Billion Dollar Deal from DoD; General Dynamics, BAE Claim Deals

According to the Department of Defense, “Northrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) was awarded a $457, 125, 797 five-year, firm-fixed-price contract.  This requirement is for the procurement of the APR-39A/B/C Radar Signal Detection Set (RSDS) including upgrade kits; and repair, integration, interim software support and field support.  The RSDS identifies different types of threats on a display, prioritize those threats on a display, identifies the threat posing the most immediate danger to an aircraft and provide audible information to the pilot.  Work is to be performed in Rolling Meadows, Ill., with an estimated completion date of Dec. 31, 2014.  One bid was solicited with one bid received.  U.S. Army Contracting Command, CECOM, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Md., is the contracting activity (W15P7T-10-D-R802).

BAE Systems is being awarded an $11, 656, 003 modification to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00421-07-C-0019) to exercise an option for engineering and technical products and services in support of the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division’s Air Traffic Control and Landing Systems.  The estimated level of effort for this option is 136, 000 man-hours.  Work will be performed at the Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, St. Inigoes, Md. (80 percent), San Diego, Calif. (10 percent), and various shipboard locations (10 percent), and is expected to be completed in August 2011.  Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.  The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, St. Inigoes, Md., is the contracting activity.

General Dynamics (NYSE: GD) was awarded an $11, 117, 885 contract for 47 Low Rate Initial Production.  At this time, $1, 384, 850 has been obligated.  ESC/HNCK, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas, is the contracting activity (FA8307-10-C-0016). “

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