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Contractor: Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Bethpage, N.Y., is being awarded an $18,820,793 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-06-C-6311) to provide engineering and production planning services for mission packages that will deploy from and integrate with the Littoral Combat Ship. The Navy’s plan is to use continuous evaluation of system maturity through a disciplined system engineering framework to improve mission capability in identified mission areas. Littoral Combat Ships Mission Packages will be optimized for flexibility in the littorals. Mission package capabilities are currently focused on primary mission areas of mine warfare emphasizing mine countermeasures, littoral anti-submarine warfare, and littoral surface warfare operations, including prosecution of small boats. The Littoral Combat Ships Mission Packages are developed and acquired separately from the Littoral Combat Ships Sea Frame. Work will be performed in Bethpage, N.Y. (45 percent); Washington, DC (20 percent); Panama City, Fla. (20 percent); Ventura County, Calif. (10 percent); and Dahlgren, Va. (5 percent), and is expected to be completed by December 2013. Contract funds in the amount of $712,585 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington DC, is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $18,820,793