F/A-18

July 15, 2015

Raytheon Co., McKinney, Texas, is being awarded $11,000,076 for firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order 0067 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-10-G-0006) to incorporate the electro-optical daylight operations improvement engineering change proposal into the F/A-18 advanced targeting forward looking infrared, electro-optical sensor unit weapons replaceable assembly. Work will be performed in McKinney, Texas, and is expected to be completed in December 2016.

March 14, 2014

Exelis Inc., Clifton, N.J., is being awarded a $91,701,414 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-12-C-0002) to exercise an option for the manufacture and delivery of 42 AN/ALQ-214(V)4 on-board jammer (OBJ) systems. The AN/ALQ-214(V)4/5 is an OBJ component of the integrated defensive electronic counter measures system. It is a self-protection radio frequency (RF) countermeasures system used by Navy F/A-18C/D/E/F strike fighter aircraft against RF guided surface-to-air and air-to-air threats (missiles).

December 13, 2013

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded an indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract with an estimated ceiling-price of $872,766,714 for system upgrades for F/A-18 A/B, C/D, E/F and EA-18G aircraft for the U.S. Navy and the governments of Australia, Finland, Switzerland, Kuwait, Malaysia, and Canada. This contract provides for deliverables and services based on system configuration set life cycle phases for the aircraft. This contract combines purchases for the U.S.

December 28, 2012
George I. Seffers

Raytheon Co., Goleta, Calif., is being awarded a $89,335,116 four year performance-based logistics contract for nine Weapons Replaceable Assemblies used to support the AN/ALR-67(v) 3 for the F/A-18 A/B/C/D/E/F. Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support, Philadelphia, Pa., is the contracting activity.

August 24, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, McKinney, Texas, is being awarded $9,866,912 for ceiling priced repair delivery order #7002 under a previously issued basic ordering agreement for the repair of nine weapon replaceable assemblies and eight shop replaceable assemblies of the Advanced Targeting Forward Looking Infrared System used in support of the F/A-18 aircraft. The Naval Supply Weapons Systems Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.

August 10, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, McKinney, Texas, is being awarded an $8,504,790 firm-fixed-price delivery order for the procurement of 132 Engineering Change Proposal 0035 electro-optical daylight operations improvement retrofit kits and weapon replaceable assemblies in support of the F/A-18 aircraft advanced targeting forward looking infrared pods and will include all activities associated with the retrofit of the electro optical sensor unit. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

July 2, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $6,722,785 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for upgrades to the F/A-18 AN/APG-79 Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar commercial depot. These upgrades will provide the depot with the capabilities to diagnose and validate repairs of the Royal Australian Air Force APG-79 AESA radar under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 28, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $6,722,785 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic ordering agreement for upgrades to the F/A-18 AN/APG-79 Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) radar commercial depot. These upgrades will provide the depot with the capabilities to diagnose and validate repairs of the Royal Australian Air Force APG-79 AESA radar under the Foreign Military Sales Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 28, 2012
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $31,240,470 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price contract for non-recurring engineering associated with Engineering Change Proposal 6381SOW for the F/A-18 & EA-18G AN/APG-79 active electronically scanned array radio detection and ranging general purpose Processor 3 upgrade. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

June 20, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Technical Services Company, Indianapolis, Indiana, is being awarded $40,333,510 for unpriced deliver order 7284 under a previously issued basic ordering agreement for the repair of 35 weapons repairable assemblies and shop replaceable assemblies of the APG 65/73 radar system used in support of the F/A-18 aircraft. Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon Systems Support, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.

April 18, 2012
By George Seffers

ITT Corporation, Electronic Systems, Electronic Warfare Systems, Clifton, New Jersey, is being awarded a $64,264,415 firm-fixed-price production contract for the manufacture and delivery of 23 AN/ALQ-214(V)4 on-board jammer systems, under Full Rate Production Lot 9, for installation on the F/A-18 aircraft. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting authority.

March 1, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Space and Airborne Systems, Goleta, California, is being awarded a $77,267,880 contract modification to exercise an option for 89 full rate production Lot 14 AN/ALR-67(V)3 radar warning receivers, and nine countermeasure signal processor weapons replacement assemblies. The AN/ALR-67(V)3 enhances pilot situational awareness by providing accurate identification, lethality, and azimuth displays of hostile and friendly emitters.

February 13, 2012
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Goleta, California, is being awarded an $11,611,000 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to procure up to 56,488 hours of sensor system software and hardware support in order to update, improve, and enhance tactical capabilities of the F/A-18 A-F/EA-18G aircraft.  This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy; and, under the Foreign Military Sales Program, the governments of Malaysia, Finland, Switzerland, Australia and Kuwait. The Naval Air Warfare Center, Weapons Division, China Lake, California, is the contracting activity.

March 4, 2011
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a more than $8 million contract modification for integrated logistics support; in-service engineering; information systems; technical data; support equipment engineering; automated maintenance environment; training/software integration support; provisioning; and A-D sustaining engineering services in support of the F/A-18 A-D, F/A-18 E/F, and EA-18 G aircraft. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

January 3, 2011
By George Seffers

The Boeing Company, St.

December 1, 2010
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a nearly $17 million ceiling priced order under a previously awarded contract for repair of the AN/APG-79 radar in support of the F/A-18 aircraft. The Naval Inventory Control Point, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is the contracting activity.

November 18, 2010
By George Seffers

Raytheon Company, Space and Airborne Systems, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $52 million contract modification for the procurement of 19 AN/APG-79 active electronically scanned array (AESA) radars to be retrofitted into F/A-18E/F aircraft Lots 26-29. The AN/APG-79 AESA radar, which will replace the APG-73 radar, will provide increased air-to-air detection and track range, increased air-to-ground targeting capabilities, longer launch range for standoff weapons, enhanced capability against advanced threats, and optimized utilization of the aircraft's weapon systems contributing to

October 22, 2010
By George Seffers

DCS Corporation, Alexandria, Virginia, is being awarded an estimated $200 million contract to provide weapons and systems integration support services to the Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division's integrated product teams and their associated weapons, including the F/A-18, EA-18G, AV-8B, H-1, Joint Strike Fighter, and unmanned aerial systems. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, California, is the contracting activity.