EA-18G

March 8, 2017

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Bethpage, New York, is being awarded $91,034,997 for modification P00010 to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N68936-14-D-0018). This modification provides for the design, development and implementation of the airborne electronic attack requirements for software configuration set upgrades to software and ancillary hardware in support of the EA-18G aircraft for the Navy and the government of Australia. Work will be performed in Pt.

February 28, 2017
The U.S. Navy has awarded $678,679,386 to Boeing for the procurement of seven Lot 40 EA-18G aircraft and associated airborne electronic attack kits and five F/A-18E aircraft.

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $678,679,386 fixed-price, incentive-firm target contract for the procurement of seven Lot 40 EA-18G aircraft and associated airborne electronic attack kits and five F/A-18E aircraft. Work will be performed in El Segundo, California (43 percent); St. Louis, Missouri (20 percent); Bethpage, New York (15 percent); Fort Worth, Texas (2 percent); Mesa, Arizona (1 percent); Torrance, California (1 percent); Ontario, Canada (1 percent); Greenlawn, New York (1 percent); Vandalia, Ohio (1 percent); Irvine, California (1 percent); Bloomington, Minnesota (1 percent); and various locations within the U.S.

December 22, 2016
Raytheon is being awarded a $12,373,452 contract to provide sensor system software and hardware in support of the F/A-18 and EA-18G.

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, El Segundo, California, is being awarded a $12,373,452 cost-plus-fixed-fee, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to provide sensor system software and hardware in support of the F/A-18/EA-18G. Sensor systems include legacy AN/APG-65, AN/APG-73, AN/APG-79 and advanced systems.

July 29, 2016

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded $41,420,991 for firm-fixed-price delivery order 0026 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-16-G-00001), to procure 80 advanced capability mission computers and associated non-recurring engineering in support of the F/A-18E/F and EA-18G aircraft for the Navy and the government of Australia. Work will be performed at St.

June 15, 2016
Boeing is being awarded a $33,863,858 task order for integrated logistics support and sustaining engineering services in support of F/A-18 A-F and EA-18G aircraft for the Navy and the governments of Australia, Finland, Kuwait, Malaysia, Switzerland, Canada and Spain.

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, is being awarded a $33,863,858 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-fixed-fee task order (0006) against a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00019-16-G-0001) for integrated logistics support and sustaining engineering services in support of F/A-18 A-F and EA-18G aircraft for the U.S. Navy and the governments of Australia, Finland, Kuwait, Malaysia; Switzerland, Canada and Spain. Services to be provided include engineering, provisioning, information systems, technical data updates, support equipment engineering, training and software integration support. Work will be performed in St.

May 20, 2016

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded $13,514,219 for firm-fixed-price delivery order 0001 against a previously awarded basic ordering agreement (N00019-16-G-0001) for supplies and services for the design, development and testing efforts of the Radio Frequency Blanking Unit, which is a form, fit, function replacement for the Enhanced Interference Blanking Unit, in support of the F/A-18 E/F and EA-18G aircraft. Work will be performed in St.

April 20, 2016

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $27,761,364 modification to exercise an option to delivery order 0046 previously issued against basic ordering agreement N68335-10-G-0012. This option provides for the production, verification and delivery of the test program sets (TPS) produced for the EA-18G Growler Airborne Electronic Attack suite. The TPSs will provide support for the EA-18G Growler. Work will be performed in St.

April 8, 2016
Boeing is being awarded a contract to provide for the preliminary work associated with integration of the Next Generation Jammer Pod onto the EA-18G aircraft.

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Missouri, is being awarded a $19,900,000 cost reimbursement contract to provide for the preliminary work associated with the engineering change proposal 6472 integration of the Next Generation Jammer Pod onto the EA-18G aircraft. This effort will ensure the development, preparation and delivery of the aircraft modification design is suitable for the engineering and manufacturing development stage of the Next Generation Jammer Pod program. Work will be performed in St.

February 16, 2016
Northrop Grumman Corp. delivery order 7492 for includes eight line items of repair for the Advanced Electronic Attack System used in support of the EA-18G aircraft.

Northrop Grumman Corp., Bethpage, New York, is being awarded $9,272,555 for ceiling-priced delivery order 7492 under previously awarded basic ordering agreement N00383-12-G-034G for eight line items of repair for the Advanced Electronic Attack System used in support of the EA-18G aircraft. Work will be performed in Baltimore (58 percent); Crane, Indiana (25 percent); and Bethpage, New York (17 percent). Work is expected to be completed by February 2017. Working capital funds (Navy) in the amount of $4,543,552 will be obligated at time of award and will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was a sole-source pursuant to the authority set forth in 10

October 28, 2015

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, is being awarded an $897,530,175 modification to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm contract (N00019-14-C-0032) for the procurement of 15 Lot 38 full-rate production EA-18G aircraft and associated airborne electronic attack kits. Work will be performed in El Segundo, California (40.3 percent); St.

July 31, 2015

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, is being awarded a $20,517,876 delivery order (0061) against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N68335-10-G-0012) for peculiar support equipment for the initial outfitting of the Navy emerging squadron stand-ups of the EA-18G aircraft and intermediate level (I-Level) support for the Royal Australian Air Force. The Navy-related peculiar support equipment is required to perform both organizational level and I-level maintenance on the Navy aircraft. The Royal Australian Air Force-related peculiar support equipment will support an additional 12 EA-18G aircraft. Work will be performed in St. Louis and is expected to be completed in July 2017.

July 1, 2015

The Boeing Co., St. Louis, is being awarded $10,143,096 for delivery order 2049 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for hardware integration for Phase II to integrate the Next Generation Jammer Pod onto the EA-18G aircraft. The Phase II hardware integration will ensure the development, preparation and delivery of the aircraft modification design is suitable for the technology development stage of the Next Generation Jammer Pod program. Work will be performed in St. Louis and is expected to be completed in February 2016.

May 22, 2015

Raytheon Co., Fort Wayne, Indiana, is being awarded an $11,602,950 cost-plus-fixed-fee indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for systems and software engineering services for the ALQ-227 communication countermeasures set for the EA-18G aircraft for the Navy and the government of Australia. This contract provides for up to 48,100 hours of engineering, integration and testing services for the low-band geo-location program. Work will be performed in Fort Wayne, Indiana (99 percent); and Forest, Mississippi (1 percent), and is expected to be completed in May 2018.

January 29, 2015
By George I. Seffers
An EA-18G Growler (top) and EA-6B Prowler (bottom) fly together. The Navy is developing a next-generation jammer to be integrated onto the EA-18G, but Frank Kendall warns the United States is falling behind potential adversaries on electronic warfare systems.

The United States is falling behind potential adversaries, such as China and Russia, in key technological areas, including electronic warfare, warned Frank Kendall, undersecretary of defense for acquisition, technology and logistics, while testifying before the House Armed Services Committee on Wednesday, January 28.

January 5, 2014

The Boeing Company, St. Louis, is being awarded a $27,497,699 modification to a firm-fixed-price delivery order 0140 previously issued against Basic Ordering Agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for an F/A-18 E/F and EA-18G automated maintenance environment (AME). AME is a suite of integrated software application designed to support the “O” level maintenance activity by providing enhanced procedural and technical support and data collection for performance analysis and trending. Work will be performed in St.

December 16, 2013

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Bethpage, N.Y., is being awarded an $11,764,551 modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract (N68936-11-D-0028) to provide additional engineering, technical and programmatic support services for development of products within the Airborne Electronic Attack Integrated Product Team; to include, EA-6B operational flight software, EA-6B unique planning component and EA-18G operational flight software. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, Pt. Mugu, Calif., is the contracting activity.

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. Navy and the governments of Australia, Finland, Switzerland, Kuwait, Malaysia and Canada. The Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division, China Lake, Calif., is the contracting activity (N68936-14-D-0008).

September 23, 2013
George I. Seffers

 

July 22, 2013
George I. Seffers

 
The Boeing Co., St. Louis, Mo., is being awarded a $17,001,833 cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-plus-fixed-fee delivery order (#2049) against a previously issued Basic Ordering Agreement (N00019-11-G-0001) for phase I of the next generation jammer (NGJ) pod hardware integration in support of the EA-18G aircraft. The phase I hardware integration will ensure the development, preparation and delivery of the aircraft modification design is suitable for the technology development stage of the NGJ pod program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity. 

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