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Contractor: BAE Systems Land and Armaments, Incorporated, US Combat Systems Division
BAE Systems Land and Armaments Inc., U.S. Combat Systems Division, Minneapolis, Minn., is being awarded a $7,319,223 modification to previously awarded contract (N00024-10-C-5349) for fiscal year 2012 production requirements for MK 21 MOD 2 STANDARD Missile-3 canisters and associated hardware in support of the MK 41 vertical launching system program. The MK 41 vertical launching system provides a missile launching system for the Navy’s CG 47- and DDG 51-class surface combatants, as well as allied navies’ surface combatants. Effort under this contract includes the production of the canisters for the STANDARD Missile-2, vertical launch anti-submarine rocket, STANDARD Missile-3, STANDARD Missile-6, evolved SEASPARROW missile, and tactical TOMAHAWK. The canisters provide rocket motor exhaust gas containment and a launch rail during missile firing. They also serve as missile shipping and storage containers. Work will be performed in Aberdeen, S.D. (87 percent) and Minneapolis, Minn. (13 percent), and is expected to complete July 2014. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington Navy Yard, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $7,319,223