24 Desember 2016
AN/AAR-57 Common Missile Warning System (CMWS) (photo : topwar)
Alliant Techsystems Operations LLC, Northridge, California, is being awarded $9,416,227 for delivery order 0004 against a previously issued basic ordering agreement (N00019-15-G-0001) for the manufacture and test of assemblies of the AN/AAR-47 (V) Missile Warning Set for the Navy, and governments of Pakistan, Japan, Saudi Arabia, Australia and India.
Work will be performed in Northridge, California (60 percent); Austin, Texas (20 percent); Clearwater, Florida (9 percent); Loveland, Colorado (3 percent);Westford, Massachusetts (1 percent), and other various locations within the U.S. (7 percent), and is expected to be completed in June 2018.
Fiscal 2015, 2016, and 2017 aircraft procurement (Navy and Air Force); foreign military sales; and working capital (Defense) funds in the amount of $9,416,227 will be obligated at time of award, $123,618 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year.
This award combines purchases for the Navy ($556,283; 5.91percent); and the governments Pakistan ($3,432,350; 36.45 percent), Japan ($2,634,698; 27.98 percent), Saudi Arabia ($2,474,279; 26.28 percent), Australia ($292,251; 3.10 percent) and India ($26,366; 0.28 percent) under the Foreign Military Sales program. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.