US Navy Contract Announcements April 11, 2018

Harris Corp., Palm Bay, Florida, is being awarded $14,992,296 for modification P00004 to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00421-17-C-0024) to exercise an option to procure 144 Lot 41 fiber channel network switch systems (FCNS-24) for the F/A-18E/F, EA-18G and E-2D aircraft in support of the Navy, and the governments of Australia and Kuwait. Work will be performed in Malabar, Florida, and is expected to be completed in February 2020. Fiscal 2017 aircraft procurement (Navy); research, development, test and evaluation (Navy); and Foreign Military Sales funds in the amount of $14,992,296 will be obligated at time of award, $210,328 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This option combines purchases for the Navy ($8,752,296; 60 percent); and the governments of Australia ($2,704,000; 20 percent) and Kuwait ($3,536,000; 20 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.