Northrop Grumman

January 23, 2012
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Bethpage, New York, is being awarded a $31,863,590 cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order against a previously issued basic order agreement for non-recurring integrated logistics support required in support of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Low Rate Initial Production Aircraft Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

January 23, 2012

The U.S. Army is planning to test a new long-endurance multi-intelligence unmanned vehicle in Afghanistan this summer. Developed by Northrop Grumman Corporation, the aircraft resembles a small blimp. It is designed to carry multiple intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) payloads for more than 21 days at altitudes of more than 22,000 feet. Other vertical take-off and landing vehicles the Army is exploring include the Boeing A160 Hummingbird.

January 6, 2012
By George Seffers

Lockheed Martin Corporation, Manassas, Virginia; International Business Machines Corporation, Bethesda, Maryland; HP Enterprise Services, L.L.C., Herndon, Virginia; Northrop Grumman, Herndon, Virginia; General Dynamics One Source, L.L.C., Fairfax, Virginia; MicroTech L.L.C., Vienna, Virginia; and Criterion Systems Incorporated, Vienna, Virginia, were awarded a $249.8 million firm-fixed-price contract between multiple contractors. The award will provide for the enterprise cloud computing services in support of the U.S. Army Program Executive Office Enterprise Information Systems. The U.S.

December 29, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Bethpage, New York, is being awarded a $6,924,496 modification to a delivery order placed against a previously issued basic ordering agreement to exercise an option for sustainment, engineering, and technical services, and travel in support of Taiwan Air Force E-2C aircraft under the Foreign Military Sales Program. Work will be performed in Bethpage, New York, and Pingtung Air Force Base, Taiwan, and is expected to be completed in January 2013. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

December 12, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Space and Missions Systems Corporation, San Jose, California, is being awarded a $19,187,151 cost plus incentive fee and cost plus fix fee contract for incorporating additional signals and functionality to the current baseline Airborne Signals Intelligence Payload system through software development, modification and testing. Reconnaissance Systems Wing, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

December 9, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Rolling Meadows, Illinois, is being awarded a $690,090,000 firm-fixed-price, fixed-price-incentive-firm, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost-plus-incentive-firm, time-and-materials contract for Laser Infrared Targeting and Navigating (LITENING) Targeting Pod System post-production support that will address supply requirements centered on hardware and software upgrades and associated host platform integration, initial spares, technical manual and technical orders, repair data, studies, spares recapitalization and support for the standup of organic depot repair req

November 14, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems Incorporated, Fairfax, Virginia, was awarded a $10,720,446 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the operations and maintenance services for the GUAVA family of sensors systems. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Natick, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

November 7, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Integrated Systems Western Region, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $12, 271,991 cost-plus-award-fee contract modification for the Multi Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program radar system development and demonstration for integration with the Global Hawk Block 40 Program. The Electronic Systems Center, Aerial Ground Surveillance Systems Division, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.

November 2, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Herndon, Virginia, was awarded a $7,185,927 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification to procure sense-and-warn capabilities in support of ongoing theater of operation efforts. Work will be performed in Bagram, Afghanistan; Baghdad, Iraq; and Huntsville, Alabama. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

November 2, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Bethpage, New York, was awarded a sole source, firm fixed price contract worth a maximum $26 million for airborne electronic attack spares and radio frequency switches. Using service is the U.S. Navy. The contracting activity is the Defense Logistics Agency Aviation Strategic Acquisitions at Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

October 7, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Technical Services, Sierra Vista, Arizona, was awarded a $91,218,878 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Reset of MQ-5B Hunter Unmanned Aircraft Systems with Tactical Common Data Link and Interoperability Engineering Change Proposal. The U.S. Army Contracting Command, Redstone Arsenal, Alabama, is the contracting activity.

September 30, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Electronics Systems Section, Linthicum Heights, Maryland, is being awarded an $8,973,993 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for microscale power conversion. The objective of this program is to develop innovative radio frequency power amplifier designs that incorporate supply modulation and control enabled by novel power switch technology. Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

September 30, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems Corporation, San Diego, California; Rockwell Collins Incorporated, Government Systems, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, and Raytheon Company, Space and Airborne Systems, El Segundo, California, are each being awarded a $47 million indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for the Trinity Program, which seeks to develop a "navigation warfare sensor" that could replace traditional Global Positioning System receivers on a variety of Department of Defense platforms, resulting in a significant increase in the number of future weapon system

September 26, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Space and Mission Systems, Redondo Beach, California, is being awarded a $39,501,564 cost-plus-award-fee contract modification to exercise the option for the defense on-orbit support and sustainment contract providing fiscal 2012 on-orbit sustainment for both the Defense Support Program sensor and spacecraft bus. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity.

September 23, 2011
By George Seffers

Communications and Power Industries, Palo Alto, California, is being awarded a $35,860,730 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for traveling wave tubes and associated data supporting the MK-99 Fire Control System. This contract combines purchases for the U.S. Navy; the Missile Defense Agency; and under the Foreign Military Sales Program, the governments of Spain, Australia, and South Korea. This contract was not competitively procured. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane, Indiana, is the contracting activity.

September 22, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Defense Systems Division, Herndon, Virginia, is being awarded a $42,999,820 cost-plus-fixed-fee, firm-fixed-price contract for a five-month extension of the operation and support of the aircraft E-11A, serial numbers 11-9355 and 11-9358, modified to carry the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node (BACN) payload. This contract also provides for the operation and maintenance of the BACN payload by Northrop Grumman, and for the maintenance of modified aircraft. It also provides an option to re-paint the two aircraft to Air Force specifications.

August 31, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, San Diego, California, is being awarded a $10,474,708 cost plus fixed fee contract for logistics in support of the Vertical Takeoff and Landing Tactical Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (VTUAV) MQ-8B Fire Scout system. Logistic support services includes: logistics management, maintenance support, supply support, air vehicle transportation, training services, logistics management information, technical data updates, flight operations and deployment support. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

August 24, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Corporation, San Diego, California, is being awarded a more than $35 million contract modification for operations and maintenance services in support of U.S. Navy Global Hawk Maritime Demonstration. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

August 17, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Bethpage, New York, is being awarded an approximate $47 million contract modification for maintenance and repair of the supply assets for E-2D unique components and/or systems in support of the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye System Development and Demonstration Program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland is the contracting activity.

August 15, 2011
By George Seffers

Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Integrated Systems Air Combat Systems, San Diego, California, is being awarded an approximate $26 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract modification for Sand Dragon B. This effort is to develop and deploy an innovative airborne counter-IED capability unmanned aerial system. The Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, is the contracting activity.

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