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WASHINGTON (June 28, 2018)—The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.

Contracts For June 25, 2018

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Aerospace Systems, Melbourne, Florida, is awarded $10,614,971 for modification P00058 to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive-firm contract (N00019-13-C-9999). This modification provides for production non-recurring engineering and support for the E-2D Identification, Friend or Foe Interrogator, including obsolescence management, diminishing manufacture sources, and material shortages. Work will be performed in Greenlawn, New York (77 percent); and Melbourne, Florida (23 percent), and is expected to be completed in October 2021. Fiscal 2016 aircraft procurement (Navy) funds in the amount of $10,614,971 are being obligated at time of award, all of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Article by Southern Maryland Online, Complete Article [ HERE ]

WASHINGTON (June 18, 2018)—The U.S. Department of Defense recently announced the following contract awards that pertain to local Navy activities.

Contracts For June 5, 2018

Northrop Grumman Systems Corp., Military Aircraft Systems, Melbourne, Florida, is being awarded a $153,240,394 modification (P00056) to a previously awarded fixed-price-incentive (firm-target) contract (N00019-13-C-9999) for the procurement of one Japan configuration E-2D Advanced Hawkeye Aircraft for the government of Japan. Work will be performed in St. Augustine, Florida (24.9 percent); Syracuse, New York (19.05 percent); Melbourne, Florida (7.6 percent); Indianapolis, Indiana (4.08 percent); El Segundo, California (4 percent); Menlo Park, California (3.83 percent); Rolling Meadows, Illinois (2.3 percent); Aire-sur-l’Adour, France (1.49 percent); Owego, New York (1.37 percent); Woodland Hills, California (1.26 percent); and various locations throughout the U.S. (30.12 percent), and is expected to be completed in March 2020. Foreign military sales funds in the amount of $153,240,394 are being obligated on this award, none of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Harris Corp., Palm Bay, Florida, is awarded $9,487,610 for modification P00023 to a previously awarded firm-fixed-price contract (N00019-14-C-0063) to exercise an option for the procurement of 35 Lot 18 digital map computers (DMCs) for H-1; 93 DMCs for Navy supply; 24 digital video map computers (DVMCs) for F/A-18 variants; 30 DVMCs for the government of Kuwait; 24 extension housings for F/A-18 variants; and 26 extension housings for the government of Kuwait in support of the Air Combat Electronics program office. Work will be performed in Malabar, Florida, and is expected to be completed in March 2020. Fiscal 2016, 2017 and 2018 aircraft procurement (Navy); and foreign military sales (FMS) funds in the amount of $9,487,610 will be obligated at time of award, $92,380 of which will expire at the end of the current fiscal year. This effort combines purchases for the Navy ($7,451,484; 79 percent); and FMS ($2,036,126; 21 percent). The Naval Air Systems Command, Patuxent River, Maryland, is the contracting activity.

Article by Southern Maryland Online, Complete Article [ HERE ]

ORLANDO MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT serves the Central Florida coast with three runways, a 200,000 sq. ft. terminal and a 40,000 sq. ft. customs facility. Greg Donovan, A.A.E. is executive director. The airport is convenient to beaches, Orlando, Kennedy Space Center and Port Canaveral.

ORLANDO MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT serves the Central Florida coast with three runways, a 200,000 sq. ft. terminal and a 40,000 sq. ft. customs facility. Greg Donovan, A.A.E. is executive director. The airport is convenient to beaches, Orlando, Kennedy Space Center and Port Canaveral.

BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Orlando Melbourne International (MLB) officials recently published an exciting updated FAA approved Airport Master Plan, which is a comprehensive study that describes the short, intermediate and long-term development plans to meet future aviation demand at the airport.

The Airport Master Plan was last updated in 2004 and the updated version looks forward to the next several decades of growth at Orlando Melbourne International Airport. This update to the Airport Master Plan provides the Melbourne Airport Authority a strategic guide for airport development through 2035.

The Airport Master Plan documents the Melbourne Airport Authority’s vision and overall plan for the airport, proposes an airport development program and identifies anticipated revenues and capital expenditure outlays.

The strategic planning for this update to the MLB Master Plan is built around several core principles: aviation safety; meeting the needs of airport users, passengers, and tenants; efficient use of airport property and orderly development of facilities; and a reasonable and achievable Capital Improvement Plan.

Article from SpaceCoast Daily, complete Article [ HERE ]