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Northrop Wins $17M to Fix Global Hawk Radar

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: US Department of Defense; issued July 16, 2014)

Northrop Grumman Corp., Aerospace Systems, El Segundo, California, has been awarded a $17,059,000 modification (P00270) to a cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (F19628-00-C-0100) for radar software deficiency corrections.

The contract modification is for Multi-Platform Radar Technology Insertion Program radar system development and demonstration alignment with the Global Hawk Block 40 program schedule.

The total cumulative face value of the contract is $1,529,683,365.

Work will be performed at El Segundo, California, and is expected to be completed on Sept. 30, 2015. Fiscal 2013, 2014 and 2015 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $319,615 are being obligated at time of award. This effort is incrementally funded.

Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Hanscom Air Force Base, Massachusetts, is the contracting activity.