Tue, Nov 11, 2008
Five Year Deal Worth Over $37 Million
The US Navy has awarded Northrop Grumman Corporation a contract
to provide maintenance for both E-2C Hawkeye and C-2A Greyhound
aircraft at the Naval Air Warfare Center, Patuxent River, MD.
The firm-fixed-price contract is worth more than $37 million
dollars over five years.
Per the terms of the contract, Northrop Grumman will provide
aircraft maintenance, logistics and aviation administrative
services for E-2C and C-2A aircraft assigned to Air Test and
Evaluation Squadron 20 (VX-20) at Patuxent River.
"Northrop Grumman has the subject matter expertise on these
aircraft to provide true best value to our Navy customer," said
Thomas Cavanaugh, Northrop Grumman Technical Services sector's
program manager for this contract.
"By selecting Northrop Grumman, the Navy gets a contractor who
is committed to superior performance on the program and provides
the capability of rapid reachback to the greater Northrop Grumman
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