Add Advertisement

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
 
 
 
 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5
 
6
 
7
 
8
 
9
 
10
 
11
 
12
 
13
 
14
 
15
 
16
 
17
 
18
 
19
 
20
 
21
 
22
 
23
 
24
 
25
 
26
 
27
 
28
 
29
 
30
 
 
Previous
Profile
Next
Profile

Northrop Wins $150M Order for LAIRCM Countermeasures

09/23/2016

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Rolling Meadows, Illinois, is being awarded a $149,663,654 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to procure the necessary hardware, production test stations, and technical support to integrate the Department of the Navy Large Aircraft Infrared Countermeasures (DoN LAIRCM) on combat aircraft for the Navy, Army, Marine Corps, and U.S. Special Operations Command as well as the government of Australia.

Hardware for this procurement includes weapon replaceable assemblies and support equipment: 492 advanced threat warning (ATW) sensors; 14 LAIRCM signal processor replacements; 27 control indicator units; 49 2103 signal processors; 12 infrared missile warning system sensors; 77 Guardian laser transmitter assemblies (GLTAs); 51 GLTA shipping containers; 20 multi-role electro-optical end-to-end test sets; 10 smart connector assemblies; and one ATW acceptance test station to meet necessary fielding requirements.

Work will be performed in Rolling Meadows, Illinois (34 percent); Goleta, California (30 percent); Longmont, Colorado (11 percent); Columbia, Maryland (3 percent); various locations within the U.S. (19 percent); and various locations outside the continental U.S. (3 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2018.

Fiscal 2014, 2015 and 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy, Army); fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation (Army); and International Partner funds (Australia) in the amount of $143,165,455 are being obligated at time of award; $16,469,553 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 6.302-1.

The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-16-C-0026). 

 

 

(Source: US Department of Defense; issued 23.09.2016)

Date: 
09/23/2016
Companies & Organizations: Northrop Grumman Corporation
Defense Products & Services Sectors: 

Publish News & Press-Releases, Company Profile, Products and Services on ARMSCOM.net. Email to armscom.net@gmail.com.