WASHINGTON (Sept. 8, 2007) - The U.S. Department of Defense this week announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.
Raytheon Co., Goleta, Calif., is being awarded an $8,303,584 firm-fixed-price delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-05-G-0008). This delivery order is for the procurement of AN/ALR-67(V)3 radar warning receivers, enhanced antenna detectors (EAD) and enhanced integrated antenna detectors (EIAD) in support of the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) and the Finnish Air Force (FiAF) for the F/A-18 aircraft. This order provides for 88 each EADs and EIADs for the RAAF; and six each EADs and EIADs for the FiAF. Work will be performed in Lansdale, Pa., and is expected to be completed in December 2009. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract combines purchases for the RAAF ($7,773,568; 94 percent) and the Finnish Air Force, ($530,016; 6 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.