Northrop Grumman Systems Corp, Aerospace Systems, Bethpage, New York, is being awarded a $3,6 billion modification to definitize the E-2D Advanced Hawkeye advanced acquisition contract (N00019-13-C-9999) to a multi-year, fixed-price-incentive-firm target contract.
In addition, this modification provides for the procurement of 25 full rate production E-2D Advanced Hawkeye aircraft.
Work will be performed in St. Augustine, Florida (24.90 percent); Syracuse, New York (20.58 percent); Melbourne, Florida (7.60 percent); El Segundo, California (4.56 percent); Indianapolis, Indiana (4.06 percent); Menlo Park, California (3.90 percent); Rolling Meadows, Illinois (2.30 percent) and various locations throughout the United States (32.10 percent); and is expected to be completed in August 2021.
Fiscal 2014 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $871,766,824 are being obligated at time of award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.
Press Release, July 01, 2014; Image: Navair.navy.mil