USA: Lockheed Martin Lands Aegis Contract

Moorestown based Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Sensors is being awarded a USD 21,093,600 modification to previously awarded contract by the Naval Sea Systems Command.

The contract envisages technical engineering and maintenance of Navy Aegis sites in support of Aegis combat system development. In addition, the contract framework underlies testing efforts for new construction DDG 51-class ships, Aegis ballistic missile defense along with information assurance requirements.

This contract modification will provide continuing technical engineering, logistics, configuration management, quality assurance, operation and maintenance for Aegis program support sites located in New Jersey.

The work activities will be executed in Moorestown, N.J., and are expected to complete by September 2012.

Naval Today Staff , June 21, 2012