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The U.S. Air Force is awarding a cost-plus-award fee contract to Tybrin Corporation for $17 million. This action will provide nonpersonal advisory and assistance services to fully support the Aerospace Research, Development, Test and Evaluation Advisory and Assistance Services program, which primarily focuses on robust systems engineering and technical assistance services.
Oceaneering International Incorporated is being awarded a $30 million modification to a previously awarded contract for the design, manufacture, testing and delivery of Transfer Under Pressure Capability hardware items for the Submarine Rescue, Diving and Recompression System, including program management and integrated logistics support.
The U.S. Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a $48 million contract for initial fielding and continued development of the Joint Warning and Reporting Network (JWARN). JWARN will provide the military services near real-time analysis and response capability to minimize the effects of chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) attacks. The system will enable commanders to understand the tactical and strategic implications of a CBRN attack or hazard and provide information and communications to minimize the contamination threat.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) is being awarded a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract not to exceed $11 million for nonpersonal professional engineering, technical and management support services; scientific/engineering analysis and studies; test and evaluation; technical data support; field engineering; integrated logistics support; configuration management; and data management support for the H-60 Helicopter Project and Aviation Support Equipment.
Lockheed Martin Corporation Maritime Systems and Sensors, Integrated Defense Technologies is being awarded a fixed-price type contract not to exceed $50 million for FY08 MK 41 Vertical Launching System (VLS) production and delivery requirements. The MK41 VLS program is integral to the navies of nine allied and friendly foreign nations.
Northrop Grumman to Supply Land Navigation Systems for Republic of Korea's New Infantry Fighting Vehicle
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract by Korean military systems and vehicle manufacturer Doosan DST Company Limited to deliver inertial navigation units for the Republic of Korea's new K21 infantry fighting vehicle. The LLN-G1 units will be built by the company's German navigation systems subsidiary, Northrop Grumman LITEF.