Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Northrop Grumman receives contract for three MQ-4C Tritons

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. is being awarded $303,936,000 for modification P00017 to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive contract (N00019-15-C-0002) for the procurement of three low-rate initial production Lot 2 MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft.  In addition, this modification provides for one main operation control station, one forward operation control station, trade studies, and tooling. Work is expected to be completed in April 2021. U.S. Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting. (Source: U.S. Department of Defense, 16-May-2017)