Team SBL IFX Joint Venture, Canoga Park, Calif., is being awarded a $97,350,213 modification to a cost-plus-award-fee contract to provide for the second increment (through November 2001) of the Space Based Laser Program's Integrated Flight Experiment project. The project will mature and integrate the component technologies and will include a component and system-level test program leading to a proof-of-concept-on-orbit demonstration. The second increment involves system definition review and continued risk reduction testing in the areas of laser, beam control, and beam direction. Expected contract completion date is Nov. 30, 2001. Solicitation issue date was June 15, 2000. Negotiation completion date was Oct. 10, 2000. Space and Missile System Center, Los Angeles AFB, Calif., is the contracting activity. Gwen Taniguchi (310) 363-8629 is the POC. Contract Number: F04701-99-C-0026-P00021.
Northrop Grumman Corp., Linthicum Heights, Md., is being awarded an $12,100,00 firm-fixed-price contract to provide for two missile tracking modification kits applicable to the AN/TPS-75 ground-based tactical radar. This effort supports engineering and manufacturing development and pre-production testing of the modification kits, which will incorporate missile tracking capability into the AN/TPS-75 radar. Expected contract completion date is Sept. 12, 2002. Solicitation issue date was May 15, 2000. Negotiation completion date was Oct. 18, 2000. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity. David Conrad, (781) 271-8089 is the POC. Contract Number: F19628-00-C-0013.
Northrop Grumman Corp., Melbourne, Fla., is being awarded a $6,668,883 option to a cost-plus-incentive-fee contract which will extend by two months the pre-Engineering and Manufacturing Development phase of the Radar Technology Insertion Program supporting the Joint Surveillance Target Attack Radar System (JSTARS) aircraft. Expected contract completion date is Dec. 31, 2000. Negotiation completion date was June 22, 2000. Electronic Systems Center, Hanscom AFB, Mass., is the contracting activity. Cynthia Burrows, (781) 377-6679 is the POC. Contract Number: F19628-99-C-0011-P00021.