Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Rolling Meadows, Ill., is being awarded a $486,045,178 firm-fixed-price modification to a previously awarded indefinite-delivery/indefinite quantity contract (N00019-09-D-0025) for the procurement of up to 99 Litening pods; and 241 upgrade kits and associated repair support for AV-8B (domestic and allied), F/A-18A+/C/D, EA-6B, A-10, F-15, F-16, and B-52 aircraft.
Work will be performed in Rolling Meadows, Ill., and is expected to be completed in December 2012. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
This contract combines purchases for the Navy ($257,603,944; 53 percent) and the Air Force ($228,441,234; 47 percent).
The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md., is the contracting activity.