Northrop wins $98M contract for Air Force information environment
- By Zach Noble
- Apr 03, 2014
Northrop Grumman has won a $98 million contract to support the Air Force’s Global Adaptive Planning Collaborative Information Environment (GAP CIE).
The indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract entails software deliveries for sustainment, enhancement and modification of GAP CIE, a system that enables command staff worldwide to collaborate online on strategic issues.
Work is set to be performed in Nebraska, and is expected to be completed in April 2019.
Funds of $397,000 are obligated at the time of the award.
Zach Noble is a staff writer covering digital citizen services, workforce issues and a range of civilian federal agencies.
Before joining FCW in 2015, Noble served as assistant editor at the viral news site TheBlaze, where he wrote a mix of business, political and breaking news stories and managed weekend news coverage. He has also written for online and print publications including The Washington Free Beacon, The Santa Barbara News-Press, The Federalist and Washington Technology.
Noble is a graduate of Saint Vincent College, where he studied English, economics and mathematics.
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