Northrop Grumman is Delivering Radar Warning Hardware for DOD Aircraft

September 29, 2020

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Rolling Meadows, Illinois, is awarded a $91,166,757 fixed-price-incentive-firm, cost-plus-fixed-fee, cost reimbursable contract that procures the necessary hardware, technical engineering support, management support and logistics support to fabricate, assemble, test and deliver the required fiscal 2020 AN/APR-39C(V)2 and AN/APR-39D(V)2 radar warning receiver hardware for Department of Defense aircraft in support of Navy, Army, Navy Supply Command and various Foreign Military Sales (FMS) customers.  Hardware procured on this contract includes Weapon Replaceable Assemblies and support equipment such as 55 AN/APR-39D(V)2 processors; 185 AN/APR-39D(V)2 antenna detectors; 126 AN/APR-39D(V)2 radar receivers; 46 AN/APR-39D(V)2 low band arrays; 22 AN/APR-39D(V)2 handle assemblies; 59 AN/APR-39C(V)2 processors; 236 AN/APR-39C(V)2 antenna detectors; 188 AN/APR-39C(V)2 radar receivers; 76 AN/APR-39C(V)2 upgrade kits; and 65 AN/APR-39C(V)2 circuit card assemblies. Additionally, this contract provides non-recurring engineering efforts that support production capacity to meet necessary fielding requirements. Work will be performed in Rolling Meadows, Illinois (45%); Landsdale, Pennsylvania (13%); Menlo Park, California (13%); Woburn, Massachusetts (9%); Lewisburg, Tennessee (6%); Longmont, Colorado (4%); Madison, Wisconsin (3%); Newark, Delaware (2%); Niagara Falls, New York (2%); Syracuse, New York (2%); and various locations within the continental U.S. (1%), and is expected to be completed in March 2023. Fiscal 2019 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $2,270,819; fiscal 2020 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $71,866,262; fiscal 2020 aircraft procurement (Army) funds in the amount of $7,200,000; FMS funds in the amount of $9,270,906; and defense working capital fund (Navy) in the amount of $558,770, 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 10 U.S. Code 2304(c)(1). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity (N00019-20-C-0054).

Enjoyed this article? SUBSCRIBE NOW to keep the content flowing.