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cent) and is expected to be completed
by Dec. 31, 2016.

Raytheon (Goleta, CA) has been
awarded an $89.3 million performancebased logistics (PBL) contract by Naval Supply Systems Command Weapon
Systems Support for nine Weapons
Replaceable Assemblies (WRA) used to
support the AN/ALR-67(V)3 for F/A-18
A/B/C/D/E/F aircraft. Work will be performed at Goleta, CA (40 percent); Jacksonville, FL (30 percent); Forest, MS.
(20 percent), and Tucson, AZ (10 per-

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Northrop Grumman (San Diego, CA)
has been awarded a $14.1 million contract by Naval Sea Systems Command
(NAVSEA) to exercise an option under
a previously awarded Firm Fixed Price
(FFP) contract for all material and services to support system development
and demonstration phase through preliminary design review for the Joint

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Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised
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Work will be performed in San Diego,
CA, (95 percent) and Sierra Vista, AZ (5
percent), and is expected to be completed by January 2014.

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Boeing (St. Louis, MO) has been
awarded $164 million by Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) to exercise
an option to a previously awarded Firm
Fixed Price (FFP) contract for the procurement of 12 Airborne Electronic Attack Group B Kits and four equivalent
ship-sets of spares for the Royal Australian Air Force. Final deliveries are
scheduled for March 2015. This includes
the ALQ-218 ESM system from Northrop
Grumman. The Navy awarded a separate
$101.9 million contract option to Boeing for procurement of 12 EA-18G Lot
37 Full Rate Production (FRP) Airborne
Electronic Attack (AEA) Kits.

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A pair of contracts has been awarded
to Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (El Segundo, CA) and North Star
Scientific Corp. (Kapolei, HI) by the Office of Naval Research (Washington, DC)
under its Long Range Broad Agency Announcement for Navy and Marine Corps
Science and Technology. Raytheon received $952,593 to develop technologies
in support of a “Navigation Using Signals of Opportunity Sensor.” Northstar
won a $1.5 million contract to develop
a wideband direction finding antenna.

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Marine Corps Systems Command
(Quantico, VA) has announced plans to
award a $6 million sole-source contract
to Xtreme Alternative Defense Systems (Anderson, IN) to provide design,
development and production services
to modify eight prototype Tarantula
counter-IED systems. The Tarantula
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of JED - March 2013

The View From Here
Conferences Calendar
Courses Calendar
From the President
The Monitor
Washington Report
World Report
Enabling Global Strike: EW Updates to the USAF’s Bomber Fleet
Technology Survey
EW 101
AOC News
2013 AOC Industry Member Guide
Index of Advertisers
JED Quick Look
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JED - March 2013 - The View From Here
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JED - March 2013 - Conferences Calendar
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JED - March 2013 - Courses Calendar
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JED - March 2013 - From the President
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JED - March 2013 - The Monitor
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JED - March 2013 - Enabling Global Strike: EW Updates to the USAF’s Bomber Fleet
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