WASHINGTON (Jan. 26, 2015)The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.
L-3 Communications, Communication SystemsWest, Salt Lake City, Utah, is being awarded a $22,709,796 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-12-C-2024) to exercise an option for the manufacture, test, delivery and support of the Common Data Link Hawklink system in support of the MH-60R aircraft. This option includes 29 AN/ARQ-59 radio terminal sets (RTS), 11 retrofit AN/ARQ-59 RTS, and 12 weapon replaceable assembly kits. Work will be performed in Salt Lake City, Utah (60 percent); Atlanta, Georgia (14 percent); Mountain View, California (6 percent); Exeter, Hew Hampshire (2 percent); and Phoenix, Arizona; El Cajon, California; Oxnard, California; Salinas, California; Sunnyvale, California; Boise, Idaho; Derby, Kansas; Littleton Massachusetts; Stow, Massachusetts; Minnetonka, Minnesota; Skokie, Illinois; Dover, New Hampshire; Bohemia, New York; York Haven, Pennsylvania; Providence, Rhode Island; Cedar Park, Texas; Ft. Worth, Texas; and Toronto, Canada (1 percent each), and is expected to be completed in November 2016. Fiscal 2015 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $22,709,796 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Northrop Grumman Corporation Electronic Systems, Land and Self Protection Systems Division, Rolling Meadows, Illinois, is being awarded $6,961,416 for ceiling-priced delivery order 5756 against a previously issued Basic Ordering Agreement (N00019-10-G-0004). This delivery order provides for the procurement of supplies and services required to develop, test and integrate software necessary to upgrade the current P-8A AN/AAQ-24 Directional Infrared Countermeasures subsystem with two Color Infrared Missile Warning Sensors. Work will be performed in Rolling Meadows, Illinois (95 percent); Jacksonville, Florida (2.5 percent); and Valparaiso, Florida (2.5 percent), and is expected to be completed in October 2015. Fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $2,750,000 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.