24-Jul-2013 Source: US DoD
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Electronic Systems Sector, Land and Self Protection Systems Division, Rolling Meadows, Ill., is being awarded an $11,567,751 fixed-price indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to produce, test, integrate, qualify and deliver an upgraded laser configuration for the Electro-Optical Third Generation Console for the F/A-18 E/F Advanced Targeting Forward Looking Infrared (FLIR) and the SH-60 FLIR. This effort will provide two production representative units, 102 upgraded units, and associated technical data, as well as technical and logistics support for the upgrade. Work will be performed in Rolling Meadows, Ill. (63.29 percent); Santa Barbara, Calif. (23.23 percent); Linthicum, Md. (8.5 percent); and Vaudreuil-Dorion, Quebec, Canada (4.98 percent), and is expected to be completed in June 2016. Fiscal 2013 Aircraft Procurement Navy funds in the amount of $9,564,258 are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This contract was not competitively procured pursuant to FAR 6.302-1. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Lakehurst, N.J., is the contracting activity (N68335-13-D-0017).