US Navy Orders Six Enterprise Air Surveillance Radars


Released on Friday, July 17, 2020
United States of America
AN/SPY-6(V)2
AN/SPY-6(V)3
CVN 68 Nimitz
CVN 79 John F. Kennedy
FFG 1 Brooke
LHA 8 Bougainville
LPD 17 Flight II
LPD 17 San Antonio
CVN - Attack Aircraft Carrier Nuclear-powered
EASR - Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar
FFG - Guided-Missile Frigate
LHA - Landing Helicopter Assault
LPD - Landing Platform Dock
LRIP - Low Rate Initial Production
US - United States
USS - United States Ship
Raytheon Missiles and Defense, Marlborough, Massachusetts, is awarded a $125,881,928 fixed-price, incentive fee modification to previously awarded contract N00024-16-C-5370 to exercise options for the Enterprise Air Surveillance Radar (EASR) low rate initial production (LRIP). Work will be performed in Marlborough, Massachusetts (76%); Andover, Massachusetts (18%); Sudbury, Massachusetts (5%); and Portsmouth, Rhode Island (1%). This option exercise is for the production of six EASR LRIP units; four AN/SPY-6(V)2 (air and missile defense radar) EASR rotator LRIP units; and two AN/SPY-6(V)3 EASR fixed-faced LRIP units. The AN/SPY-6(V)2 EASR rotator LRIP units will be deployed on the USS Bougainville (LHA-8); USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74); USS Richard M. McCool Jr. (LPD-29); and USS Harrisburg (LPD-30). The AN/SPY-6(V)3 EASR fixed-faced LRIP units will be deployed on USS John F. Kennedy (CVN-79); and USS Brooke (FFG-1). Work is expected to be completed by January 2023. Fiscal 2017, 2018 and 2020 shipbuilding and conversion (Navy) funding in the amount of $122,301,170 will be obligated at time of award. Funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. The Naval Sea Systems Command, Washington, D.C., is the contracting activity.

Source: https://www.defense.gov/Newsroom/Contracts/Contract/Article/2278883/source/GovDelivery/

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