ITT Avionics Wins 2 ECM Contracts Worth $62M
ITT Avionics of Clifton, NJ won a pair of electronic countermeasures (ECM) contract modifications this week: a $13,995,655 modification related to the F/A-18 E/F Super Hornet, and a $48,229,597 modification for upgrading the B-52H bomber’s ECM systems. The Super Hornet award modifies a previously awarded firm fixed price contract (N00019-04-C-0074) to exercise an option for more spares of the AN/ALQ-214(V)2, a self-protection radio frequency [radar et. al.] jammer for tactical combat Navy aircraft. Work is expected to be completed in July 2008, and The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Md. is the contracting activity. The B-52H award provides for the AN/ALQ-172(V) ECM system, part of the Group B components of the ECM improvements to B-52H aircraft. At this time, $36,172,197 of the funds has been obligated and work will be complete by February 2009. The Headquarters Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, Robins Air Force Base, GA is the source of this contract (# FA8523-05-C-0013).