USA: BAE Systems Bags USD 14.07 Million USS Leyte Gulf Contract


BAE Systems, Norfolk Ship Repair, Norfolk, Va., is being awarded a $14,074,420 modification to contract (N00024-11-C-4403) for the USS Leyte Gulf (CG 55) fiscal year 2012 Extended Selected Restricted Availability (ESRA).

An ESRA includes the planning and execution of depot-level maintenance, alterations, and modifications that will update and improve the ship’s military and technical capabilities.

Work will be performed in Norfolk, Va., and is expected to be completed by November 2012. Contract funds in the amount of $14,074,420 will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Norfolk Ship Support Activity, Portsmouth, Va., is the contract activity.

Source: defense, September 12, 2011