The Department of the Defense has announced that the Air Force has awarded Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Aerospace Systems, of Palmdale, California, a ceiling $9,900,000,000 indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract for B-2 modernization and sustainment.
The Flexible Acquisition Sustainment Team II contract requirements include B-2 enhancements, sustainment logistics elements including sustaining engineering, software maintenance and support equipment. Also included is programmed depot maintenance of the fleet and other interim contractor support.
Work will be performed at Palmdale, California, with performance at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri; Tinker AFB, Oklahoma; Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio; Edwards AFB, California; and Hill AFB, Utah.
The base period work will be completed May 2, 2019. If the option is exercised, the work is to be completed May 2, 2024. This award is the result of a sole-source acquisition.
For more information, see the DoD release.