Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Contract: Northrop, $25.7M

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Integrated Systems Sector, San Diego, Calif., is being awarded a $25,709,758 modification to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract to purchase three Fire Scout vertical takeoff and landing tactical unmanned aerial vehicles Lot 5 low rate initial production and one ground control station. Fifty-five percent of the work will be done in Moss Point, Miss., and 45 percent in San Diego, Calif., and is expected to be completed in December 2013. The Naval Air Systems Command is the contracting activity. (Source: DoD, 05/08/09)