Raytheon Awarded Aegis Modernization Funds
Raytheon Co., Integrated Defense Systems, Marlborough, Massachusetts, is being awarded a $20,382,750 firm-fixed-price order under basic ordering agreement N00024-14-G-5105, for Aegis modernization production requirements. This order covers the production of Multi-Mission Signal Processor Ordnance Alteration (ORDALT) kits, Kill Assessment System ORDALT kits and spares, Radio Frequency Coherent Combiner kits, High Voltage Power Supply Sidewall Capacitors, Traveling Waves Tube Monitoring Circuits, and Stabilized Master Oscillator ORDALT kits, as well as test and installation efforts, in support of the Aegis Modernization (AMOD) program. The AMOD program fields combat system upgrades that will enhance the anti-air warfare and Ballistic Missile defense capabilities of Aegis-equipped DDG 51 Arleigh Burke-class destroyers and CG 47 Ticonderoga-class cruisers. This order includes options which, if exercised, would bring the cumulative value of this contract to $27,115,942. This contract combines purchases for the Navy (90 percent); and the government of Japan (10 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) program. Work will be performed in Chesapeake, Virginia (42 percent); Andover, Massachusetts (38 percent); Burlington, Massachusetts (12 percent); and Marlborough, Massachusetts (8 percent), and is expected to be completed by October 2019. Fiscal 2015 and 2016 other procurement (Navy); fiscal 2016 defense wide procurement; and FMS funding in the amount of $20,382,750 will be obligated at the time of award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This order was not competitively procured in accordance with 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1) - only one responsible source and no other supplies or services will satisfy agency requirements. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, District of Columbia, is the contracting activity.