Northrop Grumman Corporation has been selected by the U.S. Army to finalize development of its Distributed Common Ground System-Army (DCGS-A) Mobile Basic system, specifically for the Army's emerging Brigade Combat Teams (BCT). Valued at $296 million, this continuation development contract covers a total performance period of 30 months.
The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a contract to develop a simulation model for the Multifunction Advanced Data Link waveform. The modeling activity will enable the Air Force to devise improved tactics for use in anti-access environments.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a contract to conduct a maritime airborne
sensor demonstration for the U.S. Coast Guard Research and Development Center.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a $10 million U.S. Navy contract to analyze and provide system concept studies for the Air and Missile Defense Radar, a next-generation radar system planned for the U.S. Navy's CG(X) and Future Surface Combatant platforms.
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC), L-3 Services Incorporated and Northrop Grumman have been awarded a combined $495 million force protection security system contract to support any or all of 10 essential elements of integrated base defense that include deceive, deter, anticipate, deny, detect, delay assess, deploy, neutralize and mitigate at U.S. Air Force and other Defense Department sites throughout the world.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a follow-on contract to provide support, maintenance and refresh services to the U.S. Marine Corps Topographic Production Capability (TPC) Family of Systems, providing unit commanders with the information required to support the Intelligence Preparation of the Battlefield process. The total potential value of the TPC contract is $43.5 million over a five-year period.
The U.S. Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a $276 million contract for fielding and operational deployment of the Battlefield Airborne Communications Node, an airborne communications system that provides warfighters with critical real-time battlefield information.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded the first phase of a $30 million U.S. Air Force contract to develop a global space surveillance ground radar system.
Northrop Grumman Space and Missions Systems Corporation is being awarded a $98 million contract for the Maritime Laser Demonstration (MLD) Program.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has been awarded a task order valued at $4 million to develop the software architecture for the Virtual Integrated Support for Information Operations eNvironment (VisIOn) system, which will provide situational awareness and mission planning capabilities for information operations across all U.S. military commands.
Northrop Grumman Cobham Intercoms LLC, a company formed by Northrop Grumman Corporation and Cobham, has been selected to provide the VIS-X Vehicular Intercommunication System Expanded for the U.S. Army's Communications and Electronics Command. The contract has an anticipated not-to-exceed ceiling of $2.4 billion.
Northrop Grumman Corporation's Sperry Marine business unit has been awarded a contract to provide technical support services for the integrated platform management systems (IPMS) installed in the Royal Navy's new Type 45 destroyers. The contract was awarded by BVT Surface Fleet Limited, the prime contractor for the Type 45 programme.
The Fleet and Industrial Supply Center, Norfolk, Philadelphia Office has awarded two contracts, both with multiple awards, to support U.S. Joint Forces Command's (USJFCOM) joint experimentation and concept development efforts.
Lockheed Martin Integrated Systems and General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems received the two core/business sustainment contracts, valued at approximately $24.5 million, with a total value of each effort over five years of approximately $130 million.
Northrop Grumman Corporation has received a contract by NASA Langley Research Center to build a sensor that measures the time and space distributions of incoming energy from the sun and outgoing thermal and reflected energy from Earth (known as Earth's radiation budget).
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation Phase 1 of the $37 million Terahertz Electronics contract, U.S. Defense Department. Work on the contract will support military and space satellites with the development of active receivers and transmitters operating at 670 gigahertz that ensure reliable, high-resolution images and other applications.
Northrop Grumman Corporation Integrated Systems Western Region is being awarded an $8.7 million modification to a previously awarded contract to provide additional operations and maintenance support for the Global Hawk Maritime Demonstration (GHMD), including operation and sustainment, logistics support and sustaining engineering throughout the demonstration.