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Northrop Wins $350M for Initial MQ-4C Triton Production

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Pentagon Contract Announcement

(Source: US Department of Defense; issued Sept 27, 2016)


Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, California, is being awarded $255,256,728 for fixed-price incentive (firm target) modification P00009 to a previously awarded advance acquisition contract (N00019-15-C-0002) for the procurement three low-rate initial production Lot 1 MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft, one main operation control station and one forward operation control station, training courseware, and tooling.
Work will be performed in San Diego, California (30 percent); Baltimore, Maryland (12.6 percent); Palmdale, California (10.6 percent); Salt Lake City, Utah (10 percent); Red Oak, Texas (8 percent); Moss Point, Mississippi (3.9 percent); Indianapolis, Indiana (3.8 percent); San Diego, California (3.6 percent); Bridgeport, West Virginia (3 percent); Santa Clarita, California (1.6 percent); Montreal, Quebec, Canada (0.6 percent); Vandalia, Ohio (0.6 percent); Medford, New York (0.5 percent); and various locations within the U.S. (11.2 percent), and is expected to be completed in August 2020.
Fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $255,256,728 will be 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.



-- Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., San Diego, California, is being awarded $94,992,084 for firm-fixed-price order 0044 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-15-G-0026) for interim spares in support of the MQ-4C Triton system's initial deployment.
Work will be performed in Baltimore, Maryland (51.1 percent); Salt Lake City, Utah (18.5 percent); San Diego, California (9.5 percent); Indianapolis, Indiana (7.8 percent); Santa Clarita, California (3.4 percent); San Diego, California (1.7 percent); Vandalia, Ohio (1.3 percent); Medford, New York (0.9 percent); Montreal, Quebec, Canada (0.3 percent); Bridgeport, West Virginia (0.1 percent), and various locations within the U.S. (5.4 percent), and is expected to be completed in August 2020.
Fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $94,992,084 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.

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