Lockheed Martin wins $58.9M contract supporting electronic warfare program
- By Mark Hoover
- Jun 26, 2015
Lockheed Martin Mission Systems and Training has won a potentially $ 58.9 million contract to support the Navy’s Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program Block 1B3 systems
This contract has a base value of $8 million.
SEWIP is an acquisition program to upgrade the existing AN/SLQ-32(V) electronic warfare system through a modular, open-system approach.
SEWIP provides enhanced shipboard electronic warfare for early detection, analysis, threat warning and protection from anti-ship missiles, the Defense Department said in a release.
Work will be performed in Liverpool, N.Y., and Landsdale, Penn., and is expected to be completed January 2017.
Three companies bid on this contract.
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