Home / Contract Awards / Northrop Grumman Wins $100M Army Encryption Devices IDIQ

Northrop Grumman Wins $100M Army Encryption Devices IDIQ

northrop Grumman_BLUENorthrop Grumman (NYSE: NOC) has won a $99.9 million contract with the Defense Information Systems Agency to produce encryption devices intended to help the U.S. Army secure communication exchange.

The Defense Department said Monday Northrop will build KGV-72 Type I programmable inline encryption devices in Rochester, New York, through Nov. 15, 2020.

The contract consists of a five-year base period and five one-year options.

Army communications personnel will use the encryption devices to process messaging via the Joint Battle Command-Platform program.

The Defense Information Technology Contracting Organization received two proposals for the indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract via the FedBizOpps website.

Check Also

FY 2020 NDAA Includes Three Provisions for Defense Acquisition Process

The fiscal year 2020 National Defense Authorization Act that President Donald Trump signed into law on Dec. 20 contains three provisions that authorize changes to the defense procurement process and one of those concerns with intellectual property, Federal News Network reported Thursday.

Leidos Awarded Air Force IT, Telecom Support Extension

Leidos (NYSE: LDOS) will continue to provide information technology and telecommunication services to U.S. Air Force customers within the National Capital Region under a $24.9M task order modification.