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Contractor: Northrop Grumman System Corporation
Department: Air Force
Northrop Grumman System Corp., Redondo Beach, California, has been awarded a $7,026,986 cost-plus-fixed-fee contract for booster propulsion technology maturation. Northrop Grumman System Corp. will provide research and development of additive manufacturing for the duct-cooled, carbon/silicon carbide thrust chamber technology development effort. Work will be performed at Redondo Beach, California, and is expected to be complete by Jan. 26, 2018. This award is the result of a competitive Broad Agency Announcement acquisition with 12 offers received. Fiscal 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $7,026,986 are being obligated at the time of award. The Space and Missile Systems Center, Advanced Systems and Development Directorate, Los Angeles Air Force Base, California, is the contracting activity (FA8814-16-C-0008).
Total Contract Value: $7,026,986