Northrop Grumman subsidiary awarded $1.12B Missile Defense Agency contract
Orbital Sciences, or OSC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Northrop Grumman, has been awarded a competitive fixed-price-incentive-fee contract. The total value of this contract is $1.12B. Under this new contract, OSC will provide the Missile Defense Agency with threat-representative subscale targets with simple and re-entry vehicles as well as storage, surveillance, maintenance of delivered hardware and software and range execution of end items. The work will be performed in Chandler, Arizona, with a performance period from September 2019 through September 2027. This contract was competitively procured via publication on the Federal Business Opportunities website with two proposals received. FY19 research, development, test and evaluation funds in the amount of $7.41M are being obligated at the time of contract award. The Missile Defense Agency is the contracting activity.