According to the Department of Defense, “L-3 Communication (NYSE: LLL) was awarded a $32, 010, 002 modification to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive contract (N00019-09-C-0059) to exercise an option for the procurement of hardware for the common data link Hawklink system for the MH-60R helicopter, including the manufacture, test, and delivery of six AN/SRQ-4(Ku) radio terminal sets (RTS) for ship small surface combatants and 52 AN/ARQ-59 RTSs. Work will be performed in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is expected to be completed in June 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.
“L-3 Communications was awarded a $23, 846, 723 contract which will expedite the purchase of three spare engines and nine spare propellers required to support the deployment of C-27J aircraft to Afghanistan. At this time, the entire amount has been obligated. ASC/WLNJ, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity (W58RGZ-07-D-0099; DO-0040).”