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Contractor: Northrop Grumman Systems Corporation, Integrated Systems
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Integrated Systems, Melbourne, Fla., is being awarded a $24,912,910 modification to previously awarded contract (N61331-05-C-0049) for a second Low Rate Initial Production lot of three units for the Airborne Laser Mine Detection System (ALMDS). ALMDS is a Light Detection and Ranging Airborne Mine Countermeasures high area coverage system that detects, classifies, and localizes floating and near-surface moored sea mines. The system is deployed from the MH-60S helicopter and will provide organic airborne mine defense to the battle force. Work will be performed in Melbourne, Fla., and work is expected to be completed by Jan. 2010. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division, Panama City, Fla., is the contracting activity.
Total Contract Value: $24,912,910