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Contractor: Northrop Grumman Space Technology
Department: Air Force
Northrop Grumman Space Technology, Redondo Beach, Calif., is being awarded a cost-plus-award-fee with multiple incentives contract modification for $2,346,892,272. This modification will incorporate Engineering Change Proposal (ECP-13) Restructure to the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System Acquisition and Operations Contract as directed by the National Polar-orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite Systemís Acquisition Decision Memorandum (ADM) dated 5 June 2006. The key features of the modification are: Two Engineering Manufacturing Development (EMD) satellites with a production option for two additional satellites. Revised fee structure with emphasis on incentives for cost, schedule and technical performance. The sensor suite has been reworked to conform to the ADM direction. Five sensors were removed from the manifest to reduce risk. At this time, no funds have been obligated. This work will be complete September 2016. For question please contact Jeffrey Dedrick at (301) 713-4754. National Polar-Orbiting Operational Environmental Satellite System Integrated Program Office, Silver Spring, Md., is the contracting activity (F04701-02-C-0502/P00072).
Total Contract Value: $2,346,892,272