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Northrop Wins Extra $62M for BAMS-D Program

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: U.S. Department of Defence; issued June 2, 2016)

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, California, is being awarded $62,406,998 for modification P00003 to a previously awarded cost-plus-fixed-fee contract (N00019-15-C-0007) to exercise an option for operation and maintenance services in support of the Broad Area Maritime Surveillance-Demonstrator (BAMS-D) program.

In addition, this option provides for logistics support, organization, intermediate, and depot level maintenance, and field services representatives to ensure the BAMS-D aircraft are mission-capable for intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance missions.

Work will be performed in Patuxent River, Maryland (70 percent); Rancho Bernardo, California (5 percent); and various forward operating locations (25 percent), is expected to be completed in June 2017.

Fiscal 2016 operations and maintenance (Navy) overseas contingency operations funding in the amount of $62,406,998 will be obligated at time of award; all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.

The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.