Boeing to Integrate Next Generation Jammer onto EA-18G Growler
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. Louis, Missouri (80 percent); and Bethpage, New York (20 percent), and is expected to be completed in September 2016. Fiscal 2016 research, development, testing and evaluation (Navy) funds in the amount of $19,900,000 will be obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to Federal Acquisition Regulation 6 302-1. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-16-C-0032).